University of Glasgow

Degree level: Undergraduate

Health and Social Sector Leadership

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Course summary

In testing times for the health and social sectors, this degree equips you with the skills and confidence to think critically, identify key challenges, influence policy and lead change. Deep understanding of health and social issues is achieved by combining extensive placement opportunities with academic classroom-based learning. At each level you can also choose from a range of elective courses from other disciplines that are complementary to the core health and social sector focus. Several core courses are accredited by the Institute of Leadership & Management. You’ll be given the opportunity to complete a valuable work placement and will benefit from our excellent links with employers. The University of Glasgow is 1st in UK for Social Policy (Guardian University Guide 2022) This course is taught at our Dumfries Campus. The University of Glasgow at Dumfries is a rural campus in south-west Scotland with a close-knit community of students from the UK and around the world. More information here: www.gla.ac.uk/schools/interdisciplinary/studyindumfries

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
LL34
Institution code:
G28
Campus name:
Dumfries Campus
Campus code:
D

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
84%
Student satisfaction
75%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £27750 Whole course
England £27750 Whole course
Northern Ireland £27750 Whole course
Wales £27750 Whole course
EU £81600 Whole course
Scotland £7280 Whole course
International £81600 Whole course

Additional fee information

◾The University of Glasgow offer students from England, Northern Ireland and Wales one free year of tuition fees, meaning that these students only pay for 3 years of this 4 year degree programme ◾Support for students from England, Northern Ireland and Wales - We offer a range of bursaries, scholarships to well qualified students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland, please visit www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/englandwalesandnorthernireland/ for more details ◾The Students Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) pays tuition fees to the University for eligible Scottish domiciled and EU students (except those in England, Wales or Northern Ireland). Check your eligibility for SAAS funding at www.saas.gov.uk You must apply for payment of your fees to SAAS before the start of each year of your programme of study.If you do not apply for SAAS funding or SAAS determine that you are ineligible then you will become personally liable for your fees.◾Additional International fees -The following additional fees are applicable: Examinations-only students pay the registration fee of £110 The General Council fee is £50. For more information relating to International Fees, please visit: www.gla.ac.uk/international/ ◾The University of Glasgow offers a range of scholarships to support our students, please visit www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/ for more details.
Health and Social Sector Leadership at University of Glasgow - UCAS