Newman University, Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The FdSc Applied Health and Social Care is a Foundation Degree programme that students study for two days a week, over two years full time. Students studying the FdSc Applied Health and Social care develop both wide subject knowledge and also enhance the personal skills needed to operate effectively within the increasingly multi-professional health and social care sector. They develop specific skills such as criticality, writing, oral communication and presentation skills including the ability to think logically and construct arguments and research skills alongside more transferable skills such as time management, project management, teamwork, planning, independent learning and organizational skills.
- Career Opportunities
The FdSc Applied Health and Social Care is designed with employability in mind. It can offer the opportunity for promotion and further development for those who already work in the health and social care sector and open doors to a range of careers. It can act as a springboard to equip students for professional training and students who are successful in passing the FdSc Applied Health and Social Care can move onto the BSc Applied Health and Social Care Top-Up route which takes the student to degree level in one year (full-time route).
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.
|Campus name||Newman University|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course is not accepting applications from international learners.
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||Entry requirements are flexible and recognize a range of academic qualifications, as well as work experience. Normally you will be required to possess a level 3 qualifications such as A level, a BTEC or NVQ level 3; to the value of 64 UCAS points. Applications from mature applicants may be considered in relation to prior experience. Applicants may be required to attend an interview and will be required obtain Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) at point of entry to the course.|
Entry requirements are flexible and recognize a range of academic qualifications, as well as work experience. Normally you will be required to possess a level 3 qualifications such as A level, a BTEC or NVQ level 3; to the value of 64 UCAS points. Applications from mature applicants may be considered in relation to prior experience. Applicants may be required to attend an interview and will be required obtain Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) at point of entry to the course.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://newman.ac.uk/course/applied-health-and-social-care-foundation-degree/full-time/#tab-entry
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
We will be on the phones and online from 7am-5:30pm Thursday 16th August, 8:30am-5:30pm Friday 17th August 8.30am-1.00pm Saturday 18th August and back again at 8:30am Monday 20th August all through the week between 8:30am-5:30pm. Out of office hours - 24 hour answerphone
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
The Admissions Registrar
0121 476 1181
Fax: 0121 476 1196