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Health and Social Care (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

36 months
14500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The exciting Health and Social Care (Hons) degree from Nottingham Trent University offers you the opportunity to develop a broad understanding of health and social care that includes a range of issues about living in communities and society. 


  • The students come from a variety of backgrounds, with a diverse range of experiences and qualifications. What they have in common is a wish to make a difference to people's lives.
  • You can tailor your learning according to your interests with a wide selection of optional modules and you can also specialise in Criminal Justice, Guidance and Counselling, Health and Wellbeing, Policy and Leadership.
  • You'll be able to incorporate work-based learning and volunteering into your studies to get a real sense of health and social care in practice.
  • You'll be taught by an expert team of enthusiastic staff who are widely published within their field.
  • We have excellent working relationships with a range of organisations such as local authorities, the Framework Housing Association and Skills for Care, which ensure the course is up-to-date and meets employers' needs.
  • As part of your final year of study, you could get involved in a health promotion campaign held around the University, the aim of which is to raise awareness about a variety of health-related issues amongst the student population.

Careers and employability

In professional terms, the organisations of Health and Social Care services are undergoing significant change, with new partnerships, new ways of working, and the development of new practitioner roles offering challenges and opportunities for service providers and workers. This modern Health and Social Care (Hons) degree from Nottingham Trent University is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and values to meet these future professional challenges.

We're building successful graduates

The job titles below give an indication of the careers our recent Health and Social Care graduates are following:

  • Care Co-ordinator
  • Child Support Worker
  • Senior Care Assistant
  • Mental Health Support Worker
  • Children’s Ward Play Specialist
  • Forensic Support Worker
  • Case Manager
  • Auxiliary Nurse
  • Youth Support Worker
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Child Support Worker
  • Carer
  • Assistant Nursery Teacher
  • Community Development Worker
  • Care Assistant
  • Community Protection Officer
  • Residential Children’s Support Worker
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Support Worker

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Health and Social Care
  • Current Issues in Health and Social Care
  • Social Policy for Health and Social Care
  • Working with People
  • Preparing for Practice
  • Human Growth and Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Whilst the University welcomes applications after the January deadline, we will only be able to make offers if places are still available.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-levels – BCC; or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma – DMM; or
  • 104 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and
  • GCSEs – English and Maths or Science grade C / 4

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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