Health & Social Care – Foundation Degree Level 5

Course Code: HSC-L5-1-FD
Course Duration
1 Year
Course Type
Part Time
Haybridge Road, Telford
Course Level
About the course

This Foundation Degree will equip you with the skills and understanding of the complex and diverse nature of health and social care. You’ll gain valuable work based learning skills.
You’ll draw on examples from your work experience to help you understand the theories and concepts introduced in college, and develop both the core and specialist knowledge needed in employment

An example of the course units are;
– Developing Academic and Communication Skills
– Contextualising Health and Social Care
– Learning About Practice Through Reflection
– Understanding Inequalities in Health and Social Care
– Understanding Physical Health and Health Issue
– Promoting Health in Health and Social Care
– Evaluating and Using Research in Applied Social Studies
– Learning about Services through Work Experiences
– Leadership and Management
– Key Contemporary Social Policies for Children and Adults
– Understanding Emotional Health and Wellbeing
– Planning Care in the Legal and Ethical Context

You can seek a to p-degree at university. A progression route to Level 6 is available with the University of Wolverhampton.
Careers: Probation officer, family support worker, social care facilitator

Curriculum Area
Higher Education
Course Fee
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