Health and Social Care BSc (Hons) with Foundation Year

Key Information
Study Mode and Duration: Full time including foundation year, 4 years
Start date(s): September, January, May        
Location: Birmingham, Manchester, London, Bradford, Leicester
Course Fees
UK & EU Students (with settled status):
Tuition fees cost £9,250 a year for this course in 2023/2024.
Depending on government policy, tuition fees may rise with inflation in future years.
Tuition fees for 2024/25 entry will be set in summer 2023.
Living costs, e.g.travel, food, will also need to be taken into consideration.
Overview

Course Details:

Modules Overview
The module details given below are subject to change and are the latest example of the curriculum available on this course of study. Students will study a combination of core and option modules across their four years of study.
Foundation Year
Core modules (students are required to take):
  • Academic Skills and Studying with Confidence
  • Project
  • Being Healthy in a Modern World
  • Introduction to Effective Caring
Year 1
Core modules (students are required to take):
  • Psychological Perspectives on Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Influences on Health and Wellbeing
  • Supporting People with Long-term Conditions
  • Developing Values and Principles in Health and Social Care Practice
Year 2
Core modules (students are required to take):
  • Applying Health and Social Care Policy, Ethics and Law
  • Multi-agency Working
  • Professional Placements
  • Research Methods and Evidenced-based Practice
  • Personalised Care and Social Prescribing
Year 3
Core modules (students are required to take):
  • Leadership and Enterprise in Health, Social Care and Community Settings
  • Difficulties Families Face with Therapeutic Interventions
  • Mental Health, Resilience and Recovery Across the Life-course
  • Independent Project