HNC in Healthcare Practice (Integrated Health and Social Care)
About the course
This course is highly regarded by employers and academic institutions alike, preparing students for a career in health and social care sector or a stepping stone to higher level study. The programme gives a comprehensive general introduction to working with service users, mental health, law and professional principles.
Type of LearningUniversity Study
Study ModeFull time and part time study options are available
A Level 3 qualification in a related health and social care subject area. GCSE Maths and English with a minimum grade C/4. All applicants will be interviewed. A DBS is also required
Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care, Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice, Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care, Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice (Pearson-set Project), Effective Reporting and Record Keeping, Health Education in Action, , Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Ill-Health
Teaching, learning and assessment on this course has been specially designed to help students build their knowledge between modules and between academic and work-based activities. Teaching is delivered through a mixture of formal lecturers by industry experts, seminars, workshops, case studies and placements; to apply theory into practice. Assessment involves a combination of coursework and presentation exercises.
Careers & Progression
On completion of the course, students will have the opportunity to progress onto the HND in Healthcare Practice (Integrated Health and Social Care. Students can also progress onto BA (Hons) Social Work or BSc (Hons)Health and Social Care.