University of Worcester

Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, United Kingdom

Health & Social Care

**When you choose to work in Health and Social Care, you face a wide range of opportunities. At Worcester, we help you explore your options and discover what you want to do in this vital sector. Our Foundation Degree is all about experiencing a variety of roles before building a highly worthwhile career.** **You’ll study in a very supportive environment, with approachable lecturers who help you develop as a person, while you find your vocation through practical placements. These can be in areas as diverse as nursing, mental health, youth work, or caring for older people.** - Plenty of support to build your confidence – whether it’s giving presentations or writing essays - Placements arranged with support from your tutor – in organisations as diverse as charities, nursing or care homes, youth clubs and schools - Opportunities to do your placement close to where you live - Possibilities to progress on to year 2 of our Nursing degree, and year 3 of our Applied Health & Social Care degree. - Strong links with potential employers, including the NHS, Mind and Headway

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Halesowen College,Halesowen
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £6,890
  • England Year 1 £6,890
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,890
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,890
  • Wales Year 1 £6,890
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £6,890
  • International Year 1 £11,700
  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-01-01
  • Location
    The Learning Institute,Callington
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £6,890
  • England Year 1 £6,890
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,890
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,890
  • Wales Year 1 £6,890
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £6,890
  • International Year 1 £11,700