Open University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Health Sciences (T18)

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Course summary

This certificate offers an accessible and engaging introduction to the science behind human health and disease. If you’re interested in health science and developing essential skills for study, this course is for you. By the end of your study, you’ll have a valuable qualification under your belt and be on your way to an honours degree. Key features of the course

  • Provides a broad introduction to science, focusing on human biology and health
  • Develops skills of reasoning and logic that are highly prized in the workplace
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study

Course details


This certificate of higher education has one stage, comprising 120 credits.

How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6456 Whole course
International £6456 Whole course
Channel Islands £6456 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £6456 Whole course
England £6456 Whole course
Northern Ireland £2148 Whole course
Scotland £2148 Whole course
Wales £2616 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Health Sciences (T18) at Open University - UCAS