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Health and Social Care BA (Hons)

University of Bedfordshire

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Course info

UCAS CODE L590
This course is designed to develop your knowledge of health and social care, and the wider social, policy, legal and organisational environment within which they are situated both within the UK and internationally. You will study areas including the sociology of health, public health, mental health, disability, multi-agency working as well as welfare and social care issues faced by vulnerable individuals and groups. There is a strong employability focus at all levels of the course, which will ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Luton Campus | 3 Years | SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
123rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
44th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Social Policy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 76 = 24% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Policy graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Social Policy graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,650 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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University of Bedfordshire
CompUniGuide ranking
123rd
Student rating
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( 3.8)
Only 30 minutes by train from central London and you arrive at the University of Bedfordshire. Although a new university, it remains an institution with a rich heritage, and academic roots dating back to 1882. The University of Bedfordshire has 20,000 students from more than 120 countries worldwide, and is spread across five campuses: Luton campus A town centre based campus which boasts a range of industry-standard facilities as a result of a major investment programme, including a new seven-storey library. Bedford campus An enclosed leafy campus which houses the PE and Sport Science Centre which was used to train athletes in the 2012 Olympic Games. Putteridge Bury An Elizabethan mansion which is home to many of our postgraduate students, and the University Conference Centre.

Where you'll study

University of Bedfordshire

Park Square Luton
LU1 3JU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Luton  0.2 miles away

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