What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 300 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers86%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,000
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
This course:- Provides the knowledge, understanding and skills to work in a range of services in community settings; Is taught by professionals from health, social care and community work with experience of international teaching, research and practice; Offers a supportive student-centred experience; Provides an integrated work experience opportunity that develops and enhances employability; Offers excellent prospects of employment and postgraduate education and training. Through your own experience and observation, you are fully aware of the health and social issues that affect the daily lives of people. You have a keen interest in this area, are eager to take this to a professional stage and develop the knowledge and skills required to work effectively with others. You have come to the right course. It has been designed to meet the needs of those, like you, who want to work with a variety of organisations, groups and individuals to develop and support improvements in society. The course is based on the principles and values of working in a community context and is informed by National Occupational Standards for Community Development. The course encourages you to analyse the concept of ‘community’ and critically engage with the factors that affect the health and wellbeing of communities. You will be supported to develop the values, principles, knowledge, understanding and skills to enter a career that enhances the lives of people at an individual and collective level in a variety of settings.
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The University of Huddersfield was named Times Higher Education University of the Year in 2013, an award supported by outstanding support for students at all levels. The university is in the top ten in the UK for graduate employability and teaching excellence and the number one mainstream university in England for assessment and feedback. Combine this with our record for supporting work placements and student enterprise and you will find there is a lot more to Huddersfield than meets the eye.
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