About this Programme
If you are interested in a career in health and social care, this course offers you the chance to develop your academic, personal, and professional potential.
This course aims to improve your knowledge of health and social care and the wider social, political, legal, and organisational context within which they are found both within the UK and internationally. You will research fields such as health policy, public health, mental well-being, disability, multi agencies, as well as social and welfare concerns for disadvantaged people and groups. At each level of the course, a strong focus on employability will allow you to develop a wide range of transferable skills that improve employability
Why study this Programme
This programme is both academic and vocational. You will develop academic skills and knowledge by studying a range of theories, viewpoints, and professional perspectives that encourage depth of thinking. Vocationally, you will gain experience working in a professional environment during a mandatory work placement. There are lots of rewarding career opportunities in this sector, which involve helping people to achieve a better standard of life.