Healthcare Professions' Support for England (2023) (HTQ) at Bedford College Group - UCAS

Bedford College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Healthcare Professions' Support for England (2023) (HTQ)

Course options

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Course summary

The purpose of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Healthcare for England is to develop students as independent-thinking professionals who can meet the demands of employers and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and improve the career prospects of those who take them. This course will prepare students for further study or training in healthcare-related fields A student-centred approach to the curriculum, with a flexible, unit-based structure that focuses on developing the practical, interpersonal and thinking skills the student will need to succeed in employment and higher education. The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Healthcare Professions’ Support for England requires at least 450 hours of work experience/placement in healthcare settings,

This Higher Technical Qualification is approved against occupational standards decided by employers. Learn more about Higher Technical Qualifications.


Law, Policy and Ethical Practice – Unit credit 15 – Level 4 Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice – Unit credit 30 – Level 4 Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care – Unit credit 15 – Level 4 Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice – Unit credit 15 – Level 4 Principles of Health Education 15 Effective Healthcare Practice Using Maths – Unit credit 15 – Level 4 Applied Anatomy and Physiology – Unit credit 15 – Level 4 Innovation and Improvement through Participatory Action Research – Unit credit 30 – Level 5 Reflective Approaches in Implementing Person-centred Practice – Unit credit 15 – Level 5 Planning Care in Practice – Unit credit 15 – Level 5 Meeting the Needs of Individuals with Long-term Health Conditions – Unit credit 15 – Level 5 Team and Individual Leadership: Mentoring and Coaching Others – Unit credit 15 – Level 5 End of Life Care Planning and Support – Unit credit 15 – Level 5

Assessment method

Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals are assessed using a combination of assignments that are set and assessed internally, and Pearson-set assignments, which are set by Centres in line with our guidelines and graded by Centres.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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

International applicants

We are unable to consider international applications due to UKVI regulations.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care or a related subject. Maths and English at grade 4 or above.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £12000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12000 Whole course
Scotland £12000 Whole course
Wales £12000 Whole course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Fees subject to change You will require a loptop PC or MAC.
Healthcare Professions' Support for England (2023) (HTQ) at Bedford College Group - UCAS