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USP College

Health Promotion & Social Care

UCAS Code: X320

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

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

96

For example: - A Level 3 BTEC in Health & Social Care - A related subject e.g. Access to Higher Education, Health pathway. - A-Levels.

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2020

This degree is designed to develop your knowledge of health promotion and social care, and the wider social, policy, legal and organisational environment within the UK and internationally.

You will have the opportunity to work with community groups and be able to visit public health organisations, health promotion organisations, hospitals, care homes and other workplaces.

The degree is designed in partnership with experts from the sector, ensuring your studies are up-to-date and relevant and will prepare you for a career where you can plan and deliver health and social care services which are fit for the future.

This course is offered in partnership with, and validated by, University of Hertfordshire.

Modules

Year 1: Graduate study skills, Theoretical perspectives in social care, Introduction to health promotion theory and Life stages development. Year 2: Introduction to research, Working with others, Contemporary issues in health promotion and Healthy lifestyles in public health. Year 3: Research project, Social problems and social issues, Analysis of a health promotion programme and Leadership & Management and employment in the sector.

Assessment methods

Throughout the three years, you will be taught across a range of core and specialist modules. Your assessment for each unit will differ; from preparing research and work journals to portfolios and essays.

There are no formal exams.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,250
per year
England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

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