Health & Social Care Policy

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Health & Social Care Policy
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code L510
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Expand+Three years full-time, four years for those completing the optional module in Diploma in Professional Practice. Teaching takes place over two 12 week semesters. Contact hours during the teaching weeks are 9 hours a week, supplemented by at least 25 h...

Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

112 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at Higher Level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher Level or 04 if studied at Ordinary Level. .
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Course Content

Health and Social Care Policy focuses on policy issues facing our society such as providing and financing healthcare, health inequalities and ageing.

The BSc in Health and Social Care Policy is designed to equip you with the kno...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
A key feature of the course is a six-week block work-based placement at the end of year two and an optional module in Diploma in Professional Practice, lasting 12 months, taken in year 3. Opportunities to study abroad include the Erasmus Scheme and International Student Exchange Programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:

Cedar Foundation
Disability Action
Health and Social Care Trusts
NI Civil Service
Youth Action
Job roles
With this degree you could become:

Care Co-ordi...

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