Exeter College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This programme provides you with the critical skills and experience required for a variety of roles within the health and social care sector, including health education and promotion, housing, community work, residential care and drug and alcohol services. You will benefit from our strong industry links, with expert guidance and assessment feedback direct from employers. You will also complete a minimum of 50 hours vocational work experience in the health and social care sector. The broad subject area allows you to tailor your assignments to your specific vocational interests.
The designated progression route is the Plymouth University BSc (Hons) Health and Social Care (Top-Up) Year 3 at Exeter College. Alternatively you can progress onto the Sociology Bachelor of Science Honours Degree (BSc Hons) at Plymouth University, under certain circumstances onto the BSc (Hons) Public Services (Top-Up) Year 3 (subject to approval) or move into direct employment. You may also progress directly into employment in the health, care, voluntary and charitable sectors.
You will have access to dedicated higher education facilities, e-learning and mixed media resources within the faculty and enjoy visits from guest speakers from the industry. You will demonstrate your skills using reflection, presentations, IT and guided research. Assessment is completely coursework based and you will attend a mixture of lectures, tutorials, demonstrations and seminars.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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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
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Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
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