There is a growing demand for Care practitioners with higher level qualifications such as this Certificate of Higher Education. This 1 year course gives you underpinning knowledge of health and care services and practice at level 4. This course is taught alongside the Foundation Degree Care Studies.
Teaching and learning will be varied with lectures, facilitated learning and seminar workshops. You will be actively involved in your learning and will be constantly developing their higher education skills. You will be researching and disseminating recent research and using evidence based practice.
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||Cardiff and Vale College (Cardiff)|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||Applications to the course will be considered on an individual basis. Typical entry requirements are detailed below but if you don’t meet these criteria, then your work and life experience will be taken into consideration. Combinations of the qualifications below are acceptable and other qualifications not listed may also be acceptable.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP||Merit Pass is also acceptable.|
|Access to HE Diploma||P: 45 credits|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||A* - D|
Additionally, GCSE passes in three subjects at grade C or above to include Mathematics and English Language (or equivalent).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7,500||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
Enquiries and Admissions Team
Thursday 15th August 2019 7.00am - 8.00pm Friday 16th August 2019 7.00am - 8.00pm Saturday 17th August 2019 10.00am - 4.00pm Sunday 18th August 2019 10.00am - 4.00pm All other weekdays 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday 26th August 2019 - Closed