12 months
14250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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If you’re working, or want to work, in residential and community-based health, social care, and related settings, then this BSc Health and Social Care (Hons) - Top-up course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is for you.

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Health and Social Care (Hons) - Top-up course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   offers an ideal progression from your HND or Foundation Degree (or equivalent Level 5 qualification) in health or social care (or a related subject).

You’ll develop an awareness of the changing political, philosophical, economic, cultural and social contexts of health and social care services. You’ll also be encouraged to look at the current health and social care quality and performance agendas.


With a BSc in Health and Social Care you can pursue a growing range of non-vocational careers in a variety of health and social care roles both within the state and private sector.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Safeguarding
  • Drugs and Health in Society
  • Promoting Healthier Lifestyle Choices
  • Care management at the end of life 
  • Nutrition and Health 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foundation Degree in related subject
  • GCSEs: Maths and English at grade C or equivalent
  • GCSE requirements not applicable to progression students
  • This course will involve you working with vulnerable groups of individuals, including children. In order to ensure that the University offers places on their programmes to suitable candidates you will be required to obtain a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance (formerly termed CRB).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time: £867 per 20 credits (UK)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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