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Child and Family Health and Wellbeing BSc (Hons)

University of Derby

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This exciting new degree is for anyone keen to work in family and parenting support, health promotion, childcare and community work. It features a work placement in a family and child setting.

Course description

This exciting course offers you the ideal preparation.

  • Prepare for a fulfilling career in roles such as family support worker or community health worker
  • Gain invaluable skills and knowledge to support children and families to make their lives better
  • Build your experience through highly practical projects and a work placement
  • Conduct meaningful research into some of the most pressing issues facing children, families and society today
  • Engage with our enthusiastic and highly experienced teaching team who are dedicated to your success
  • Undertake assessments which reflect what happens in the workplace: there are no exams on this course

Careers

This course will broaden your career scope at a time when exciting new roles are emerging in education, health, social care, community and voluntary settings. You’ll be ideally prepared for careers in:

  • Family Support
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Work in Schools
  • Community Work
  • Family Centres
  • Parenting Support
  • Childcare Teams
  • Targeted work with vulnerable families

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,045per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Derby

  • University League Table

    99th

  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

The award-winning international team offers guidance from initial enquiry to graduation and beyond.
There are a range of scholarships and discounts available to international students.
The University of Derby has around 1,700 students from 100 countries, studying at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    56th out of 83

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    118 68%

    46th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80 80%

    43rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    19th

    13

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