Public Health and Community Wellbeing at University of Bradford - UCAS

Course summary

Are you interested in:

  • Preventing health problems?
  • Tackling health inequalities?
  • Educating and empowering communities about health issues?
If so, this is the perfect time to choose this programme. There is increasing recognition of the public health challenges that we now face, including the unprecedented global coronavirus pandemic. This degree has been designed to meet these challenges. You will be taught by a dynamic team of academics from diverse professional backgrounds including nursing, social work, psychology, epidemiology, health promotion, sociology and social sciences. The team are actively involved in current public health research. This programme has been developed in partnership with City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council Employers place a high value on graduates who can show that they have relevant work experience. To prepare students for future employment, all students complete a work based placement during the 2nd year of the course. The placement takes place in Semester 1 of the 2nd year. Each placement is 100 hours, which is around 14 days. The placement will give you the opportunity to apply your knowledge in real-world settings. You will also gain valuable experience and develop skills that will help you succeed in the job market when you graduate. We work closely with employers to secure placement opportunities for students. Students have completed successful placements in areas such as:
  • Mental health
  • Drugs and alcohol services
  • Youth services
  • Care homes
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Supporting refugees and asylum seekers
  • Public health teams in local councils
  • Charities working in health and with vulnerable communities
Professional link We are pleased to offer our new students a membership to the Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH). This gives our students a sense of identity with a professional body throughout their studies with us.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

All Applicants need to be able to demonstrate that they have an active interest in Health and Social Care. All places are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure. The University welcomes applications from students with a wide range of qualifications from the UK and overseas, including combinations of qualifications. To check whether your qualifications meet the entry requirements for this course, please contact the University. English Language requirements for International and EU applicants are IELTS 6.5 with no sub-test less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250* Year 1
EU £22180* Year 1
International £22180* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Public Health and Community Wellbeing at University of Bradford - UCAS