If your goal is to work in Health and Social Care at Assistant Practitioner level (Band 4), this is the course for you. Our course promotes the ethos of lifelong learning and advances your sense of personal responsibility and commitment to your ongoing education and development, and it will prepare you to work as an efficient member of a multidisciplinary team. This course ensures that Assistant Practitioner students are able to respond to the constantly changing context within which health and social care policies are being implemented, and helps students to develop an appreciation that knowledge and understanding is acquired within an evidence-based framework. We offer placements covering a large geographical area that can include Cheshire, Merseyside and Shropshire.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this course, please refer to the University of Chester's Website.
The assessment strategies employed throughout the course are designed to ensure that students are exposed to a mix of assessment methods measuring both academic and clinical competence. The assessment methods include reports, presentations, short answer exams, case studies, projects, peer observations and reviews. The assessment of the practical learning is via Practice competencies, with the support of a Practice Mentor.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
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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- University Centre Warrington
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants must have GCSE Maths and English at grade C (grade 4) or above, or equivalent.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding