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Healthcare Practice for England

UCAS Code: L5C0

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

You'll need to have: Entry to the course requires 64 Ucas tariff points typically from one of the following: A levels (DDE) BTEC National Diploma (MMP) Diploma in Foundation Studies Adult Access to HE APL Relevant work/background experience We also welcome applications from people who do not meet the standard entry criteria, but we would expect to see evidence of continuing academic and/or professional development.

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2020

This course will provide you with a knowledge and understanding of core issues in Health and Social Care, and the skills required for work in the sector. It provides an opportunity to develop further knowledge and skills acquired through study at Level 3 to enable you to gain employment in the sector.

Alternatively, if you are a current practitioner in the sector the course will enable you to enhance your existing knowledge and experience for further career development.

Tuition fees

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England
£7,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,250
per year
Scotland
£7,250
per year
Wales
£7,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre Doncaster

Department:

Health & Social Care

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