Open University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The Open University

Health Sciences (S19)

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Course summary

If you’re interested in the scientific and social aspects of disease and disability, this certificate is for you. It integrates biological, chemical and physical sciences with psychology, health statistics and social sciences to investigate the underlying causes and solutions in a range of conditions – from pain and addiction to lung disease and cancer. Key features of the course

  • Explore a range of health topics in their wider personal, cultural and social contexts
  • Learn to evaluate evidence; understand and use scientific terms and concepts; handle numbers; and interpret graphs and tables
  • Enhance your employability in healthcare and other settings
  • Builds a solid foundation for further study

Course details

Modules

This certificate has one stage, comprising 60 credits.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification; however, to get the best from it you’ll need basic numeracy skills and the ability to read and write to a good standard of English.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

2022/2023 academic year fees are not yet available.
Health Sciences (S19) at Open University - UCAS