|Study location||United Kingdom, Leicester|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 overall
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The Health and Wellbeing in Society BSc (Hons) degree is a interprofessional and dynamic social science course. It provides an opportunity for students to understand and analyse contemporary developments in health and social care.
An academically and work-focused approach to understanding contemporary health and social care, students investigate health as a human experience mediated by individual, social, economic, political and institutional factors. Alongside the exploration of a range of health related issues students are also able to develop essential employability skills.
Personal and Academic Development
Psychological and Sociological Theory of Health and Illness
Health and Welfare
Health Improvement and Lifestyle
Introduction to Social Research Methods
Applied Social Research Methods
Health and Disease in Communities
Psychological Aspects of Health and Illness
Social Aspects of Health and Illness
Debates and Dilemmas in Health and Social Care
Health and Wellbeing in Society Dissertation
Health Promotion and Public Health
Social Exclusion and Health
Gender, Health and Social Care
Ageing and Health
Mental Health and Wellbeing
Health and Social Care Management
Due to the diversity of the course content, a broad range of career options are available. Our graduates can go on to NHS graduate schemes or fulfilling careers in the NHS (subject to visa conditions), private healthcare sectors and related fields, nationally and internationally.
Our graduates benefit from increased employability due to the breadth of disciplines they cover:
Management and administration
The course is also an excellent foundation for postgraduate study, academic or vocational. Graduates can progress to our Masters by Research MA/MSc.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.