BA (Hons) Health & Social Care

Qualification Level:
Part Time Course Option:
Adult Course:
Awarding Body:
Learning Provider:
University Centre Somerset – Taunton Campus
Course Description:

Whether experienced in the health and social care sector or not, this popular degree will develop your skills and knowledge of social care through a blend of work-based learning and classroom teaching.

This degree provides you with a sound and critical understanding of health and social care policy, theory and practice, as well as the skills you need for effective practice in a diverse, multidisciplinary environment. You will also learn how ethical, legal, social, economic and political factors influence the provision and development of services; and gain the critical and analytical skills that underpin evidence-based practice. In your third year, you have the opportunity to research areas of personal interest in the Health and Social Care.