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Healthcare Practice (T01) Open University Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: The Open University

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Course summary

This certificate of higher education enables healthcare support staff to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to underpin effective practice. You’ll develop a wide range of practical skills and competencies, while exploring essential biological, social, political, ethical and psychological concepts. You’ll also build valuable numeracy, literacy, IT, communication and cognitive skills.

Key features of the course

  • Designed for healthcare support workers, aspiring assistant practitioners and aspiring nursing students

  • Includes a strong work-based element, for which you must be supported by your employer

  • Theoretical aspects studied mainly online

  • Includes work-based and academic assessment

  • Builds a solid foundation for further study

A nationally recognised qualification in its own right, this certificate of higher education is also equivalent to the first stage of a foundation degree or an honours degree.

Course details

Modules

This certificate of higher education has one stage, comprising 120 credits.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

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.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/t01.aspx#fees-and-funding

Provider information

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Student Recruitment Team
PO Box 197
Milton Keynes
MK7 6BJ


Course contact details

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