City of Bristol College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

Health and Social Care Practice

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Course summary

TEF Silver

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

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If you work in health and social care, investing in your professional development can be a powerful way to move your career forward. This course will enable you to have a better understanding of service user or patient conditions, and learning how best to improve their care. This will put you in a much stronger position to progress. So if you are looking for your next step and currently work within the NHS or another health provider, and are employed in the industry then this could be the best course for you.

Course details


Modules may include: * Essentials of health and disease * Foundations of Practice * Extending practice * Holistic approaches to care * Research methodology and methods * Quality enhancement in practice * Person centred practice * Working effectively with long term conditions * Foundations of assessment * Evidence of work-based learning

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeL510
Institution code B77
Campus nameAshley Down Centre
Campus codeB

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points 48 UCAS points .
A level A A levels in related subject
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP BTEC in related subjects
Access to HE Diploma Access to HE Diploma
HNC (BTEC) HNC /D in related subjects

To study this course, you must be employed by a Healthcare provider. You will need 3 GCSEs grade 4-9 (A-C) or above to include Maths, English and Science Mature students with substantial experience are welcome to apply. You will need to be prepared for an interview

Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies. Our tuition fees are lower than many universities and that's not all. Just like Universities you can apply to Student Support England for funding to support your studies.

Health and Social Care Practice at City of Bristol College - UCAS