University of Derby

Health and Social Care Studies

This programme provides a flexible framework that enables students to explore their personal and professional developmental aspirations. The course has been developed to reflect the diverse and changing roles within the health care sector and the need to extend the skill set of the people who work in it. This course will help you to progress as a practitioner, by developing your critical understanding of the issues and debates pertinent to health and social care. This will empower you to contribute to the development of a variety of a subject areas, fields or professions.

Assessment methods

There are a range of assessment modules which reflects the diversity of the modules included within the course. Some will be written assignments, reports, portfolio's or case studies and others will incorporate oral examinations and online exams.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Home/EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2018 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus DE22 1GB East Midlands

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