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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Location

    Telford College

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This work-focused Foundation Degree will enable you to examine health and social care as it applies to the community at large.The aim of this course is to provide you with knowledge of and insight into health and social care issues for individuals and communities and health and social care services.This higher education course is delivered by local further education colleges and is awarded by the University of WolverhamptonBy forming links with local and national employers - and responding effectively to their needs – the programme remains fresh and up-to-date. It contains an element of work experience which you negotiate yourself, using your current work if relevant.If you currently work in health or social this course will provide you with core skills to enhance your work; if you are looking to enter a career in health & social care it will give you access to a wide range of career options.This higher education course is delivered by local further education colleges and is awarded by the University of WolverhamptonBy forming links with local and national employers - and responding effectively to their needs – the programme remains fresh and up-to-date. It contains an element of work experience which you negotiate yourself, using your current work if relevant.If you currently work in health or social this course will provide you with core skills to enhance your work; if you are looking to enter a career in health & social care it will give you access to a wide range of career options.Many students who undertake the Foundation Degree may be currently employed in areas of health or social care – however, those who aren’t could find work in residential care, community care and health promotion in the community and schools.Following successful completion, you could progress to the BA (Hons) Health Studies, or another related Honours degree.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

University of Wolverhampton

  • University League Table

    121st

  • Campus address

    University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY, England

The Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT) has a 45-year track record of working in almost 140 countries.
Each year the university welcomes students from over 130 nations, studying at one of its UK campuses or partner institutions overseas.
The university offers degrees in: China, Hong Kong, India, Nepal, Oman, Greece, Singapore, UAE, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, France.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    74th out of 83 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    108 62%

    69th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    63rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    58th

    7

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