University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
The Foundation Degree Health and Wellbeing is designed for those wanting to gain knowledge and experience of working in a health related profession. A degree in health and wellbeing looks at health in a broad context and investigates current issues in healthcare. Studying at Undergraduate level helps your opportunities for gaining relevant work in the health sector. Employers are looking for a highly skilled workforce with relevant qualifications and transferrable skills.
You will study 120 credits at level 4 and 120 credits at level 5. Year 1 modules may include (level 4) Skills for Professional Development; Communication and Interpersonal Skills for the Health Care Professional; Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body; Working in the Healthcare Profession; Concepts of Health and Wellbeing; Legal Aspects of Healthcare. Year 2 modules may include (level 5) Developing Professional Practice; Contemporary Issues in Healthcare and Wellbeing; Complementary Therapies; Nutrition and the Impact on Wellbeing; Health and Wellbeing- Action Research Project.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Leeds City College and it's various centres welcome students from across the EU and international students who are already residing in the UK. The College is not currently recruiting students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) whose immigration permission is for education only.
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 24 credits||A typical offer would be based on students achieving their Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits, 24 of which are to be at Merit.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MM|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£3975||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£3975||Year 1|
Additional fee information
University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College
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