This program is a consideration of current practice and future directions for whole community’s health and wellbeing improvement. It looks in factors that influence our health, and such factors include economic, social and environmental factors. It also puts an emphasis on the need for strategic initiatives that can improve the community’s health wellbeing.
This course is ideal of individuals who would like work or those working in health sector. Students will deeply understand how social and health services are delivered. They will also develop the skills and knowledge that employers look for, and they will have a chance of working in areas such as health promotions, public health and third sector services.
Students holding HND in health and social care will study for only one year, and from there, they will be proud honors degree holders. This course is ideal for any individual who is willing to boost his/her career prospects, as it covers everything related to social and health context, and this is means that students will gain skills and knowledge that employers are looking for.
After completing this programs, graduates can decide to either enter in career world or proceed with studies and become a holder of postgraduate master program.
A wide range of health care issues are covered by this degree, and this allows careers in leisure, social care, education and health promotion and management.
A graduate can also work as a:
• Care assistant.
• Family support worker.
• Mentor in high education.
• Primary care official.
• Volunteer manager.
• Manager for sister world.
• Coordinator of health promotion,
• Assistant practitioner.
• Manager for social work.
• Health service manager.
• Human resource manager.
And many more.
This course is ideal for applicants that hold a level 5 qualification such as higher national diploma or other equivalent. In addition, applicants must have to have competed the second year of degree that is relevant and comparable.
Should be a holder of foundation degree or higher national diploma with a compatible syllabus that has a relationship with this course.
Those applying but they do not have English as their first language will have to demonstrate an approved proficiency level in English language use.
Qualifications have to be checked by the institution where he/she is applying before he/she is allowed to enroll.
When coming for registration, students are urged to bring their original diploma, and this is a compulsory requirement