University of Warwick

Digital Healthcare Science University of Warwick Degree level: Undergraduate

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Why Warwick?
The University of Warwick is a world-leading university, born out of boldness, imagination and collaboration. We’ve built a strong reputation for upholding the highest academic and research standards.

Today, more than 26,000 students thrive in a supportive, welcoming space where everything you need to study, live and have fun is close to hand. Explore what Warwick has to offer, and you’ll develop a skillset that sets you apart, and sets you up to succeed. What that success looks like is up to you.

About the course
You’ll learn how to support individuals to help themselves to better health and wellbeing. Most importantly, you will be equipped to use leading-edge science and to contribute to improving health services for individual users. You won’t just be learning in the classroom, but undertaking placements in the NHS and other healthcare organisations, seeing and learning first-hand about supporting those with a variety of healthcare needs.

This course has been developed because there is a recognised need for a new type of health science practitioner focused on health and wellbeing, to undertake a role perhaps best described as a digital Healthcare Scientist. With four fusion sciences* interwoven throughout the programme, this course will give you a breadth of scientific training including high-level consultation skills; a holistic, evidence- and values-based approach to shared decision making; and clinical physiology. You will also develop the knowledge and skills to work with the digital technologies that play an ever-increasing role in supporting health and wellbeing. The course is Accredited by the National School of Healthcare Science as part of Health Education England, and completion of the programme confers eligibility to apply to the Academy for Healthcare Science for registration.

The four fusion sciences:
1. Behavioural Science
2. Healthcare and Physiological sciences
3. Science of Digital Healthcare
4. Science of Shared Clinical Decision-making

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.

England

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

EU

International

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 I511
Institution code W20
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level ABB including Mathematics or a science subject
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 34 points including HL5 in Mathematics or a science subject


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Provider information

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University of Warwick
Coventry
CV4 7AL


Clearing contact details

Clearing

Course contact details

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For general undergraduate enquiries please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Team

024 7652 3723

Fax: 024 7652 4649