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Newcastle College University Centre

Health and Social Care (Top-up)

UCAS Code: L510

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2020

This course is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career within the health or care sector, working with children, young people, adults and the elderly. The aim is to develop your knowledge within health and social care, to respond to the rapidly changing agendas and policies within the sector. You will develop skills in workplace management and health and social policies as well researching modern social issues. This programme has a recognised management qualification embedded from the Charted Management Institute (CMI). You will be required to complete a minimum of 60 hours work placement within the field of health and social care. This degree will provide you with the knowledge and skills that will appeal to employers such as the NHS, local authority adult’s and children’s services and the voluntary and private social and healthcare sector. Career opportunities include working with young people, residential care work, youth offending and management positions within health and social care. Many of our graduate’s progress onto Masters programmes in Social Work or Teaching.

Modules

Applied Psychology of Health and Well-Being, Dissertation, Inter-professional Collaboration, Leadership and Management within Health and Care, Policy in Practice, Research Methods.

Assessment methods

You will learn through lectures, directed reading and peer learning and your practical skills will be developed within our hospital simulation rooms. You will also benefit from guest lectures from industry professionals to enrich your studies. You will have the opportunity to take part in highly engaging and innovative assessment methods including delivering an awareness session, live briefs and critical discussions.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,000
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EU
£9,000
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,000
per year
Scotland
£9,000
per year
Wales
£9,000
per year

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Course location:

Newcastle College University Centre

Department:

Health

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