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Furness College

Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care

UCAS Code: 8G67

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


A level

C

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Access to HE Diploma

P:32

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

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UCAS Tariff

32

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About this course


Course option

2years

Full-time | 2019

This programme is designed for students who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge to progress professionally in the field of Health and Social Care. Students will develop an understanding of the core skills, values and issues that underpin effective practice and provision of services. They will be able to identify strategies to improve health and well-being and to demonstrate leadership and assessment skills in their area of practice.

Modules

The programme will be as follows for full-time students. Part-time students will study four modules each year:

Year One Modules
Personal Development Planning
Body in Balance
Workplace Contexts
Practioner Values
Relationships & Care
Approaches to Social Care

Year Two Modules
Managing Self & Others
Social Care Policy
Social Inclusion
Communication & Collaborative Working
Evidence Based Practice
Clinical Skills

Assessment methods

Assignments, portfolio, reports, presentations
100% Assessment

Tuition fees

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England
£6,132
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,132
per year
Scotland
£6,132
per year
Wales
£6,132
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Furness College

Department:

Health and Social Care

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