Health and Social Care Sciences (Generic)
This course has been developed to ensure that you have the opportunity to consider a range of central scientific foundations of health and social care, and enables you to: develop a comprehensive and critical understanding of key concepts and principles across the health and social care sciences; evaluate critically the contribution of and inter- relationships between the sciences underpinning health and social care; draw on acquired knowledge to contribute to the development of contemporary health and social care.
Applicants should have an Honours degree (2.2 classification or above). Applicants who do not have English as their 1st language are expected to demonstrate an IELTS score of 6.5.
Year 1 core modules: Bio-psychosocial paradigms in health and social care; evidence-based practice and 1 optional module: Global health; negotiated learning; work-based learning or a module chosen from the wider school portfolio. Year 2 core modules: Designing research projects; health and social care in context and 1 optional module: Global health; negotiated learning; work-based learning or a module chosen from the wider school portfolio. Year 3 core modules: Dissertation.
A range of assessment strategies are used to provide variety of experience, to challenge and extend you, to give feedback as a basis for advancement and as a measure of your learning and skill development. These include reports, oral presentations, assignments, projects and a dissertation.
Please note that due to current anticipated changes to NHS education and HE funding, information relating to funding will be updated on Teesside University website.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Teesside University||Middlesbrough||TS1 3BA||North East|
School of Health and Social Care