Havering College of Further and Higher Education

Health and Social Care Havering College of Further and Higher Education Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership


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Course summary

Havering College of Further and Higher Education is an exciting place to study for your vocationally focused Higher Education programme. Large enough to have a thriving and active academic community that will support you in your studies and endeavours; and small enough for you to retain your individuality and personality as you study for the HE qualification that will help you to ‘get ahead’ in pursuit of the career of your choice. This course is for those with experience of studying and/or working in the health and social sector. Modules focus on theory, policy and practice. Graduates can enter a wide variety of NHS positions.

Course details


Year 1: Health & Wellbeing, Sociology for Health & Social Care, Psychology for Health & Social Care, Working in a Diverse Society, Developing Across the Human Lifespan. Year 2: Care Values in Health & Social Care, Exploring Loss in Health & Social Care, Safeguarding Individuals, Legislation, Policy & Practice, Introduction to Research. Year 3: Public Health: Critical Perspectives, Mental Health: Contemporary Issues, Leadership and Management in Health & Social Care, Dissertation.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through written assignments, reports, practical workplace assessments and case studies.

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.

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 L510
Institution code H14
Campus name Ardleigh Green
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

This course is not open to International applications.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Should include study of Health and Social Care.
A level EEE Should include study of Health and Social Care
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP Should be in Health and Social Care or Childcare
Access to HE Diploma P: 45 credits Should be in Health Professions, Health and Social Care or Social Work.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

If you are currently working in the Health and Social Care sector, you will be required to present your DBS check. If you are seek a work placement after joining the programme, you will have the opportunity to apply for DBS clearance through Havering College.

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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Havering College of Further and Higher Education
Ardleigh Green Road
RM11 2LL

Course contact details

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01708 462833

Fax: 01708 462736