University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Health and Care of Children and Young People

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Course summary

Working within the field of Health and Care of Children and Young People is changing in Wales. Health and Social Care services are merging and in desperate need of dedicated and skilled professionals. Due to the unprecedented nature of the current health and care climate, there has never been a better time to become skilled in the sector. Do you want to achieve a qualification that will provide opportunities and open doors for you to work within a range of roles when working with children and young people? Then this is the course for you. Our unique portfolio of programmes are designed to offer flexible learning for flexible lives and work around you and your work and care commitments. All of our courses are also available as part-time options. We also offer all modules through the medium of Welsh.

Course details

Modules

Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE, Dip HE & BSc) • Children and Young People’s Development and Wellbeing (20 credits; compulsory) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Equality, Inclusion and Digital Equity (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Management, Organisational Behaviour and Digital Change (20 credits; compulsory) • Psychology in Health and Social Care (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two – Level 5 (Dip HE & BSc) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Children and Young People’s Health, Wellbeing and Community Engagement (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Independent Research Skills (20 credits; compulsory) • Principles of Health and Social Care Practice (20 credits; compulsory) • Protecting and Supporting Families in Health and Care (20 credits; compulsory). Year Three – Level 6 (BSc) • Children, Young People and Emerging Technologies (20 credits; compulsory) • Contemporary Impacts in Supporting Young People (20 credits; compulsory) • Digital Transformation in the Health and Care Professions (20 credits; compulsory) • Health, Wellbeing and Sustainable Development (20 credits; compulsory) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module).


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
3H6X
Institution code:
T80
Campus name:
Swansea Business Campus
Campus code:
S

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Health and Care of Children and Young People at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS