City of Sunderland College

Degree level: Undergraduate

Healthcare Practice for England

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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Sunderland College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This 2 year HND course has 2 pathways available:

  • Public Health and Health Promotion (Pathway one)
  • Integrated Health and Social Care (Pathway two)
This full time course includes 450 hours work placement across the 2 years. (2 placements for Pathway one and 1 placement for Pathway two) The course includes both mandatory and optional units. Examples of some of the units are detailed below:
  • Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care
  • Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice
  • Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care
  • Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice (Integrated health pathway)
  • Effective Reporting and Record-keeping in Health and Social Care Services (Integrated health pathway)
  • Health Education in Action (Public Health and Health Promotion pathway)
- Addressing Health Inequalities (Public Health and Health Promotion pathway)

Course details

Modules

The course includes both mandatory and optional units. Examples of some of the units are detailed below: 1 Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care 2 Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice 3 Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care 4 Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice (Integrated health pathway) 17 Effective Reporting and Record-keeping in Health and Social Care Services (Integrated health pathway) 5 Health Education in Action (Public Health and Health Promotion pathway) 8 Addressing Health Inequalities (Public Health and Health Promotion pathway)

Assessment method

You will be taught through seminars, lectures and interactive workshops sessions. You will also access self-study resource materials. Assessment methods include formal written tasks; presentations; independent learning; poster presentation; extensive research and enquiry; debated Issue and work-based learning on placement. There will be awarding body set assignments in addition to tutor set assignments and practice based assignments where students will develop a Practical Learning, Assessment and Development Portfolio of evidence from the placement experience.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
H001
Institution code:
C69
Campus name:
Washington Campus
Campus code:
5

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

GCSE including Maths and English or equivalent level 2. Applications are also welcome from mature students with relevant work experience. You will also need to gain DBS Clearance.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

A clear DBS check is required at a cost of £44.


English language requirements

You are required to hold GCSE including Maths and English or equivalent level 2 qualification.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5999 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5999 Year 1
Scotland £5999 Year 1
Wales £5999 Year 1

Additional fee information

DBS is compulsory and current fee is £44. Printing for your course – you will receive £30 credit for printing which will be paid in three instalments of £10 per term. Any printing requirements in excess of this can be purchased. You may choose to purchase books from the recommended reading lists however the College Learning Centre have an excellent range of all books suggested within your units studied – hard copies and/or online. Students are expected to provide own pens, paper, and folders. Students are expected to arrange own travel, including to placements.
Healthcare Practice for England at City of Sunderland College - UCAS