Foundation Degree Health & Social Care

Qualification Level:
5
Apprenticeship:
No
Part Time Course Option:
No
Adult Course:
Yes
Awarding Body:
Learning Provider:
University Centre Somerset – Taunton Campus
Course Description:

Attendance in college will be for one or two days per week, over a 32 week academic year. During Year 1, you will have an opportunity to develop your vocational skills through two work placements – in a children’s and an adult setting. Your vocational skills will be further enhanced during your 2nd year where you will be assessed against the National Occupational Standards, leading to the achievement of a Level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care. This qualification, alongside your degree will place you in a very prominent position to seek employment within your chosen specialism.