Health & Social Care FdSc

University of Worcester

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Course info

UCAS CODE L511
**Overview**When you choose to work in Health and Social Care, you face a wide range of opportunities. At Worcester, we help you explore your options and discover what you want to do in this vital sector. Our Foundation Degree is all about experiencing a variety of roles before building a highly worthwhile career.Youll study in a very supportive environment, with approachable lecturers who help you develop as a person, while you find your vocation through practical placements. These can be in ... READ MORE

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Full time | Herefordshire and Ludlow College Hereford Campus | 2 Years | 13-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
23rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
104th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
61st

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
2 Years

Health Studies

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 - 66 = 34% 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

Health Studies graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Health Studies graduate salary
£19,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Health Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
29%
Health & Social Care
26%
English Literature
23%
Psychology
18%
English Language
16%

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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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
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,700 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Health Studies reviews

Health Studies
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Beth
27 Feb 20

Health & Social Care FdSc

Really good , fits alongside everything else that I do on the week and the support helps this. Blackboard is also a...
RR
Robert Ranford
17 Jan 20

Health & Social Care FdSc

Since starting my degree in September i have learnt so much about myself, the subject and my capabilities in terms of...

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How Health Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 11 reviews

5 star 73%
4 star 27%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 2,024 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 39%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Worcester

Folly Lane Hereford
County Of Herefordshire
HR1 1LS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hereford  0.4 miles away

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