Bridgend College

Care Studies Bridgend College Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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.

Modules include:
•Equality Diversity and Rights
•Social Care and Health Organisations
•Using Research in Health and Social Care Practice
•Applied Social and Psychological Studies
•Introduction to Health Promotion
•Substance Misuse

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

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 code G1O2
Institution code B68
Campus name Main site
Campus code -

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

International applicants

We are unable to accept International applications.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level DDE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Access to HE Diploma D: 0 credits
M: 15 credits
P: 30 credits

Additional entry requirements


Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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

Provider information

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Bridgend College
Cowbridge Road
CF31 3DF

Clearing contact details

Clearing enquiries

01656 302302 250

Course contact details

Admissions Contact

01656 302302 250