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University Centre Grimsby

Health and Social Care (Top-up)

UCAS Code: L513

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

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Full-time | 2019

Do you want to Top- up your level 5 qualification to a full degree in Health and Social Care? A Top-up degree is the equivalent to the final year of an undergraduate degree. This programme aims to provide a natural progression for students who may have completed a related foundation degree or equivalent level 5 qualification (e.g. HND).

Top-up degrees enable students to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding of a particular topic. The BSc Health & Social Care (Top up) provides students with the opportunity to graduate with an honours degree.

The course draws on a range of local, national and international perspectives and theory. The teaching and learning on this course will reflect the real world of health and social care. In some modules students will use real world experience to inform ideas; in others simulated case studies are used so that the students can apply theoretical knowledge and statistics to them. The dissertation module will provide the students with the opportunity to research a specialist area of their choice that will equip them with skills to enter the job market, progress in their work place or continue in post-graduate studies.

The programme also opens up opportunities for careers in health, care and community based organisations and projects in public, private or third sector.

Students can progress to further study e.g. post-graduate study and / or career progression.

Studying full-time will take one year.
Studying part-time will take two years.

Modules

Core Modules
Leading Change in Organisations
Applied Statistics for Health and Social Care
Dissertation
Elective modules (Students choose two)
Advanced Dementia Care
Health Psychology
Dual Diagnosis: Substance Misuse
Health Promotion and Public Health

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£8,500
per year
England
£8,500
per year
EU
£8,500
per year
International
£10,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,500
per year
Scotland
£8,500
per year
Wales
£8,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Nuns Corner Campus

Department:

HE Health and Care Industries

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