Health and Social Care Practice at University Centre Weston - UCAS

Health and Social Care Practice

University Centre Weston

Degree level: Undergraduate

Course summary

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This course will promote and develop standards in care and give you the opportunity to explore and develop your interest in the industry. The course will be of specific interest to individuals wanting to pursue careers in health care. It delivers the specialist knowledge and skills required in practice, underpinned by broad-based academic learning, with a balance of theory and practice to underpin learning. It is designed to meet the development needs of the individual employee and the needs of the service in hospital or other acute settings. The course is taught by a multi-disciplinary team with backgrounds in nursing, social work and residential and community care.

Course details


Year 1 modules will include: Foundations of practice, Essentials of health and disease, Holistic approaches to care, and Person-centred practice. Year 2 modules will include: Extending practice, Quality enhancement in practice, Research methods in health and social care, and Managing long-term conditions.

Unistats information

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How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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 W47
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

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.

QualificationOfferFurther information

A related Level 3 qualification, or a related Advanced Apprenticeship, or equivalent. Applicants will also need Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics.

Additional entry requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6450 Year 1
Scotland £6450 Year 1
Wales £6450 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6450 Year 1
EU £6450 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Health and Social Care Practice at University Centre Weston - UCAS