Social Care (Adult and Community) Foundation Degree

Care to join the rewarding social work sector? NHS England, Public Health England, the NHS Trust Development Authority, and Health Education England, need you to uphold the Health and Social Care Act. Our work-focused degree covers various healthcare and societal topics while exploring contemporary issues in health and social care contexts.

Support vulnerable adults and the community with our Social Care (Adult and Community) Foundation Degree. Our course will provide you with relevant specialist knowledge and the practical experience needed to succeed in the sector. Our comprehensive support will guide you on your career journey, while work opportunities will give you sector-specific insight.

Our carefully structured modules provides you with the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to succeed in the social care sector. You will explore social policy as well as focusing on behaviour management, developing person-centred care, while adhering to safe practice within care. You’ll also boost your transferable skills ready for employment or promotion.

We understand the importance of work experience, so if you’re a full-time student you’ll undertake an integrated work placement gaining at least 10 to 12 hours a week of practical experience around your studies. This will help you apply your academic knowledge to a professional context.

This course is validated by The Open University.

pound symbol iconFee £7,950 Full Time or £3,975 Part Time (per academic year)
map pin iconLocation University Centre
calendar iconStart Date September 2020
timer iconDuration 2 years Full Time or Part Time
level iconCourse Code UCAS Course Code: L510 Institution code: L21
clock iconStudy Mode Full Time or Part Time