• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

Overview

Health and Social Care are all about compassion, support, and understanding both individual needs and broader socio-cultural context. 

The Health and Social Care (Hons) programme at Bishop Grosseteste University has been developed in consultation with Health and Social Care services across Lincolnshire, thus ensuring relevance to provision within the community and meeting employers’ expectations.

Careers & Further Study

On completing a Health & Social Care degree at BGU, you will have developed a broad range of skills and attributes which will make you ideally suited for a wide range of employment opportunities or for further study. 

Possible future career directions could include work as a Family Support Worker, working within the drug and alcohol-related support services, support work in relation to homelessness or family violence, or employment in the fields of community, public or mental health as well as more traditional health care services.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Supervision For Professional Practice
  • Working In Partnership
  • Professional Practice Skills
  • Theoretical Perspectives
  • Introduction To Working In Health And Social Care
  • Values, Ethics And Diversity
  • Introduction To Social Research Methods

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • You will normally need 96 -112 UCAS tariff points (from a maximum of four Advanced Level qualifications). We welcome a range of qualifications that meet this requirement, such as A/AS Levels, BTEC, Access Courses, International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge Pre-U, Extended Project etc.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11820 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Lincoln

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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