Liverpool Hope University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This degree offers you the chance to explore a wide range of Health and Social Care issues and debates from a range of different perspectives. It enables you to explore the many factors that impact upon Health and Social Care with a particular focus on social issues and experiences. The degree is ideal for those with an interest in health and social care and a desire to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities. What factors influence health and wellbeing? How do we address inequalities in health and social care? How can we safeguard vulnerable and marginalised groups? Study Health and Social Care and you will explore the answers to these key questions and more. By studying this degree, you will develop a thorough understanding of health and social care policy, theory and practice. The degree has input from a wide range of frontline workers and you are able to develop the practical skills necessary for careers in Health and Social Care through work-based learning, work on case studies and applied research projects within the local community. Taught by academics who are experts in their field, we aim to develop reflective, autonomous and responsible health and social care practitioners who are able to work with a range of service user groups.
Liverpool Hope University offers an integrated curriculum. Please go to the course link provided for further information on the topics you will study as part of this degree.
Students are assessed via a number of methods. Please go to the course link provided for further information.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Hope Park|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
International applicants should refer to the International section of our website for further information – www.hope.ac.uk/international/
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||UCAS Tariff points must come from a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent). Additional points can be made up from a range of alternative qualifications.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Credits gained must equate to at least 112 Tariff Points|
|Scottish Higher||Qualifications must equate to at least 112 Tariff Points|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||26 points|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||This qualification can only be accepted in conjunction with other relevant qualifications|
|Extended Project||This qualification can only be accepted in conjunction with other relevant qualifications|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||112 Tariff Points from Higher Level qualifications only|
UCAS Tariff points must come from a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent). Additional points can be made up from a range of alternative qualifications. Please contact our External Relations team directly for further information on how you can meet our entry requirements and what other qualifications may be accepted. t: 0151 291 3111 e: [email protected]
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Offers will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formally the Criminal Records Bureau – CRB).
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||For International students, an overall score of 6.0 is required, with 6.0 in both reading and writing and no individual score lower than 5.5.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Liverpool Hope University
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0151 291 3111
School of Social Sciences
0151 291 3383