Foundation Degree

59086 FdSc Health and Wellbeing

Wakefield College
En Wakefield (Inglaterra)

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  • Foundation degree
  • Wakefield (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    2 Years
  • Cuándo:
    A definir

This course combines study and practical work experience to equip you with a combination of technical abilities, academic knowledge, and transferable skills that are highly desirable to employers. You’ll undertake a placement where you’ll be able to put your learning in the classroom into practice and boost your employability.

Many practitioners will already have a range of rich and varied experiences of working with in the sector. This course will help you become more aware of developmental approaches to learning and to reflect on your own practice, which will extend your professional competence and effectiveness in supporting individual care needs.

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

The objectives of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of current health and social care practice.

¿Esta formación es para mí?

This course is intended for those who would like a career in the health, wellbeing and social care sector, or who are already working in that sector and seeking to develop their skills further.

Requisitos: • Minimum 120 UCAS tariff points from relevant Level 3 study such as A Levels or a Level 3 diploma. Non-traditional entry requirements • Applicants with other qualifications may be considered, depending on experience or • Applicants for the full-time route who have A Levels or Level 3 qualifications unrelated to the health and social care sector will be considered *Applicants may be required to undertake a short written piece in order to assess writing skills. • All applicants must have a GCSE grade A*–C in English Language *Applicants wishing to APL will also be considered.


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Margaret Streer, WF1 2DH, West Yorkshire, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendés en este curso?

Health and Wellbeing


Key Facts (Standard Information)

Venue University Centre, Wakefield City Campus  

Programme Level Level 4, Level 5  

Full-time/Part-time Full Time  

Duration 2 years  

Start Date September  

Day/Evening Day  



What you will study

You'll study a range of theoretical and work-related components which will enhance your understanding of working with in the health and social care sector. You will have the opportunity to choose a topic for a research project which will contribute to your knowledge of a specific area. 

Modules studied can include:

• life stages and development

• nutrition and health

• ethical principles in care practice

• longer-term conditions

• promoting health and well-being

• leadership and management

• mental health conditions

• employability in health and well-being

• work in context

• contemporary issues in care and well-being

Información adicional

Further study Successful completion will provide the opportunity to further your studies. Past students have also progressed to Youth and Community Top Up degrees and Business and Management Top up degrees.  Career opportunities This qualification will enhance careers in health, social care, community healthcare, management and many other areas.