Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care

Start Date

Tue Sep 13 2022

Day / Time



2 years



Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care

This full-time course, validated by University of Sunderland is suitable for anyone 18 years or over who is working in or aspires to a professional role in the health and social care services. During this ‘hands on’ programme you’ll undertake a significant amount of work-based learning allowing you to put your theoretical knowledge into working practice.

The Diploma of Higher Education is equivalent to the first two years of a BSc (Hons) Health and Social Care and upon successful completion you will be able to apply to complete the final year at the University of Sunderland to study on a part time or full-time basis.

Modules include:

• Understanding Health and Social Care
• Developing Independent Learning and Professionalism in the Social Sciences
• Exploring Psycho-social Theory
• Social Problems
• Dimensions of Health and Social Care
• Applied Qualitative Research Methods


This course is offered in partnership with the University of Sunderland. See here for more information.

Baltic Campus