University of the West of Scotland

Professional Health Studies University of the West of Scotland Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

The BSc (Hons) Professional Health Studies course reflects current health and social care delivery where the needs of individuals are increasingly being met by a broad range of professionals working in partnership to deliver a seamless service to patients and service users.
The programme aims to help applicants develop greater critical awareness of the factors that need to be addressed in the workplace to improve the health of clients/patients/residents. There will be a focus on evidence-based practice and the programme/modules are aimed at encouraging applicants to develop a proactive attitude to addressing health-related issues.

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.

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.




Northern Ireland



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 L5T3
Institution code U40
Campus name Paisley Campus
Campus code P

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.

Year 3 – Paisley
SQA HND: Relevant discipline in Health and/or Social Care

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

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

Provider information

Visit our website

University of the West of Scotland
Paisley Campus
High Street

Clearing contact details

Clearing Hotline

0800 027 1000

Course contact details


0800 027 1000

Applicant Enquiry Team

0800 027 1000

Fax: 0141 887 0812