UCEN Manchester (The Manchester College) has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The Healthcare Practice HND is designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, with a strong work related emphasis. The course will develop practical skills and knowledge essential for jobs in the growing care sector, and will be delivered in our Higher Education building at our Openshaw campus.
It will equip you with underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills for success in employment in the health and/or social care sector at a supervisory or management level. The course will develop specialist knowledge relevant to jobs and professions within Health and Social care to enable you to progress in your current role or gain employment in the health and/or social care sector. You will develop the range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance and progression in your working life.
This course also aims to prepare you to progress in your academic and professional development, leading to further advanced professional qualifications.
This course is supported by focused study in areas of health and social care including specially designed units. You will be given the opportunity to develop and contribute to the health and social care environment through the combination of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the programme.
You will study the following modules:
1. Innovation and Improvement through Action Research (Pearson-set Project)
2. Reflective Approaches in Implementing Person-centred Practice
3. Care Planning Processes in Healthcare Practice
4. Supporting Individuals through Significant Life Events
5. Supporting Team and Partnership Working Across
6. Health and Social Care Services
7. Human Resource Management for Healthcare
8. Recognising and Meeting the Needs of People with Long-term Health Conditions
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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!
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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
UCEN Manchester is unable to consider international applications due to UKVI regulations.
HNC Health and Social Care
We strongly recommend that all applicants have GCSE English Language and Mathematics grades A*-C or level 9-4.
We understand that not all applicants may have these and encourage you to contact us to discuss further options available.
Applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have previous learning towards a degree-level qualification or relevant industry or life experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be invited to interview.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
Tuition feesNo fee information has been provided for this course
Additional fee information
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Course contact detailsVisit our course page
UCEN Manchester Admissions Department
Course Enquiry Team
03333 222 444
International Admissions Office