Complementary Healthcare (with Practitioner status) HND

Cardiff Metropolitan University

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This two-year course is an excellent opportunity to extend your learning and experience within the field of healthcare, enabling you to achieve Complementary Healthcare with Practitioner status.There is a combination of theory and practical work on this course, with a strong emphasis on clinical work-based learning opportunities underpinning the programme.On completion of the course, your HND is equivalent to the first two years of an undergraduate degree, so you should be eligible for direct ... READ MORE

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2 Years


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£7,500 per year
Students from England Students from England
£7,500 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£7,500 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£7,500 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Health Studies
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06 Jan 20

Health and Social Care (2 years or 3 years including Foundation) HND

It's been a good experience so far and I get a lot of support on the course i'm...

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Cardiff Metropolitan University
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This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
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Cardiff Metropolitan University’s history spans over 150 years. They university offers over 100 courses across the following five schools: Cardiff School of Art and Design Cardiff School of Education and Social Policy Cardiff School of Management Cardiff School of Technologies Cardiff School of Sport and Health Sciences The university is proud of its diverse, multicultural community and is home to approximately 11,000 students from over 143 countries. Students can take advantage of excellent teaching standards. The university has invested heavily in recent years – with over £70 million of developments either completed or planned for the near future, so you can be sure that you are learning in the best environment possible. Cardiff Metropolitan University students on Whatuni say: “Good course, amazing lectures, great facilities.

Where you'll study

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Crosskeys Campus Risca Road Crosskeys Caerphilly
NP11 7ZA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Crosskeys  0.2 miles away

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