Health and Social Care FdSc

University of Gloucestershire

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( 4.2) 3138 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L51N
This course prepares students for a range of careers in health and social care whilst developing the necessary skills to work with people in this sector. It provides an access route into professional courses such as social work and nursing.

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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46th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
99th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
2 Years

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£6,165 per year
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University of Gloucestershire
CompUniGuide ranking
99th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Gloucestershire is spread across three campuses in the town of Cheltenham and city of Gloucester. The university offers over 100 academic study programmes through eight schools, which are: Art and Design Business and Technology Education Health and Social Care Liberal and Performing Arts Media Natural and Social Sciences Sport and Exercise Cheltenham and Gloucester are within easy access of Birmingham, Bristol and London both by road and direct public transport. Birmingham and Bristol are 40 minutes away, while London is around two hours by direct train. Birmingham, Bristol and London Heathrow airports are all within 90 minutes’ drive of Gloucestershire. Park campus is a creative, technological hub surrounded by beautiful of parkland.

Where you'll study

University of Gloucestershire

New College Drive Swindon
SN3 1AH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swindon   0.8 miles away