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Course summary

This programme inducts students into HE study of care with a generic programme delivered at levels 3 and 4. This aims to smooth the transition into HE for applicants from a non-academic background as well as to widen the scope of entry requirement to the Health Portfolio. Successful completion of the programme provides an entry qualification into a range of UWTSD care related diploma and bachelors programmes in, for example, Health and Social Care, Health Management, Health and Care for Children and Young People, Nursing Studies and Health.


Year One – Level 3 (Cert HE) • Care in Communication (20 credits; compulsory). Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE) • Developing Skills for Employment (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Health, Care and Education (20 credits; compulsory) • Preparing for Research (20 credits; compulsory) • Preparing for Success in Higher Education (20 credits; compulsory) • Problem Solving in Health and Care (20 credits; compulsory).

Assessment method

Assessments include: essays, reports, presentations, and professional portfolios. You will be supported to utilise information technology communication and organisational skills for your assignments.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Unistats information

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There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

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

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Care at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS