Awarded by: Sheffield Hallam University
This course is a work-based qualification for those looking to go into a wide range of roles across the health, social and community care sectors. It combines health and social care education with practical skills acquired through work placements or existing employment. There are two routes available; one for those already employed in health, social or community care, and one for those not in employment who will undertake a placement in a suitable care based role.
This is a full-time course over two years. You will be required to attend college classes for 7 hours per week. You will also need to dedicate some time to self-study.
Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
Main Site (Stockpot College Campus)
16 September 2019
Key modules on this course include:
Both academic and practical work based learning
Reflective and personal development skills
Essential sciences for person centred care
Integrated holistic assessment and delivery of health and social care interventions
Foundations for effective collaborative practice
Promoting health, wellbeing and independence
Using and evaluating evidence to inform practice
Leadership and management
The programmes is assessed through a combination of presentations, research projects, interviews, written assignments and case studies
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site (Stockpot College Campus)|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||those with 48 Ucas points will be considered for an interview.|
All applications will be considered individually however offers will usually be based on:
64 UCAS points (those with 48 UCAS points will be considered for an interview)
BTEC Level 3 qualification (2 years) in relevant subject
Other related Level 3 qualifications
Normally 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (or numeric score of 4/5 under newly reformed GCSE grading), including maths or English
An Access to Higher Education Diploma in relevant area
Related work experience will be considered in place of formal qualifications
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
|Northern Ireland||£6,995||Whole course|