Community and Social Care (Foundation Entry)UCAS Code: H258
What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
72 UCAS points at A2
72 UCAS points
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 72 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
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Tuition fee & financial support£5,500
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
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This new course is ideal if you wish to undertake higher level research activity, increase your employability and pursue a career in community development, social care and/or third sector managerial posts managing issues of social inequality and social justice. The integrated Master’s in Community and Social Care is an innovative and varied five year course which will help you to develop your awareness of, and skills for, working within the community. While studying social care, social policy and community development, you’ll be supported to gain valuable structured work experience to promote employability and develop skills in undertaking research. The final year builds upon this foundation of knowledge and experience of community practice and offers opportunity to undertake higher level research and develop skills intended to prepare you for community-based managerial positions. You’ll undertake higher level research activity, increasing your employability, enabling you to pursue a career in community development, social care and/or third sector managerial posts managing issues of social inequality and social justice.
Year 1: Study Skills, Information Management, Understanding Individuals, Families and Communities, Working with Individuals, Families and Communities, Asset-based Community Development, Student Initiated Module (SIM) (Can be taken in place of SWC035 for students who may not be able to undertake that module) Years 2-5 | Core Modules: Action research and Community Project Supervision, Principals, Methods and Processes of Community Research Years 2-5 | Optional Modules: International Perspectives on Poverty, Exclusion and Globalisation, Arts and Asset-based International Community Practice, Communities as Co-producers of Policies and Services, Social Theory and Social Policy, Childhood in Law and Welfare, Theorising Childhood and Adolescence, Safeguarding Children
UCLan is a 'modern' university, created in 1992, but its roots go back to 1828 with the founding of the 'Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge'. There are 102 different nationalities represented among UCLan's international and domestic student body. At UCLan, we want to give students the advantage they need through teaching and support to achieve their ambitions.
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