This highly flexible foundation degree allows staff working in health and social care settings to gain new knowledge and skills. It is taught at our Oxford Brookes partner college:
- Swindon College
The course runs for two years full-time and combines classroom study with work-based learning. The course consists of units of study called modules. Taught sessions will contain core content and you will also have the opportunity to customise your 'pathway' during the course. With the support of your tutors, you will be able to identify work-based outcomes that reflect and respond to your individual role and employment needs. You will attend classes that include: study skills ; science for health and social care ; social and welfare systems ; legal and ethical aspects of care ; research and evidence.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Campus name:
- New College Swindon
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course is not available to applicants who require a visa to study in the UK. At Oxford Brookes we are delighted to welcome international students from across the world. We have information on how to apply to Oxford Brookes as an international applicant on our website. https://www.brookes.ac.uk/Study/International-students/Applying-to-arriving/How-to-apply
You should normally be in employment, as you must be able to continue working in an appropriate health or social care setting while undertaking the work-based learning component. However, there may also be a number of places available to applicants who are not currently in employment. 3 x GCSE - Grade 4 Evidence of support from your employer.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fitness for practice screening.
English language requirements
Further information on our English language requirements can be found on our website.
English language requirement
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£7570*||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£7570*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£7570*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.