Cert HE Health and Social Care.

Key Facts
  • Starts September 2021
  • Course Type Full Time
  • Duration One Year
  • You Need 7 Requirements needed View


This full-time programme is delivered over three days (including one day placement) it is the first year of a Foundation degree for Health and Social Care practitioners.

What will I learn

Level 4 modules: • Introduction to Study Skills in Health and Social Care • Introduction to Medicines Management • Reflective Practice in Health and Social Care • Safeguarding Vulnerable Individuals • Psychosocial Context of Care • Contemporary Care Practice • Carry out 100 placement hours in a healthcare or social care setting. Students are responsible for arranging their own placements

How will I learn

Learning will be classroom based with a variety of lectures, electronic resources, group work, presentations, debates and discussions.

What's next

Once you have completed your studies you can progress on to a range of Health and Social Care programmes determined by your own area of interest – this could include progression onto Level 5 (second year of programme) or into University or employment.

Additional Information

The programme is assessed through course work which includes essays, reports, case studies, presentations, and research reports.

Vocational expertise of curriculum staff
This higher education course is in partnership with Teesside University
Fantastic study skills experience for Higher Education
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