University Centre Weston has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This course will promote and develop standards in care and give you the opportunity to explore and develop your interest in the industry. The course will be of specific interest to individuals wanting to pursue careers in health care. It delivers the specialist knowledge and skills required in practice, underpinned by broad-based academic learning, with a balance of theory and practice to underpin learning. It is designed to meet the development needs of the individual employee and the needs of the service in hospital or other acute settings. The course is taught by a multi-disciplinary team with backgrounds in nursing, social work and residential and community care.
Year 1 modules will include: Foundations of practice, Essentials of health and disease, Holistic approaches to care, and Person-centred practice. Year 2 modules will include: Extending practice, Quality enhancement in practice, Research methods in health and social care, and Managing long-term conditions.
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.
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
There are no qualification requirements for this course.
A related Level 3 qualification, or a related Advanced Apprenticeship, or equivalent. Applicants will also need Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
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Clearing contact details
UCW Clearing Line
Course contact detailsVisit our course page