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Health, Education and Social Care Foundation Year BA (Hons) Northumbria University, Newcastle



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The Northumbria University Health, Education and Social Care Foundation Year draws from a wide range of experience across the university and is aimed at students who wish to begin their journey towards a career in the Health, Education and Social care sectors. The course is designed to provide you with an introduction to health, education and social care knowledge and skills, including IT and academic research. You will be taught by a range of experienced academics and be supported at every step of your course to ensure an enjoyable experience that will enhance your learning and future employment prospects. Academic knowledge and intellectual curiosity are promoted throughout the foundation year, assisting you to achieve your true potential. The progression towards critical thinking begins in this course and will be further developed as you progress onto undergraduate study. The enquiry-based learning approach will empower you to become an active and independent learner with the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of audiences through a manner of platforms. Our teaching team bring both knowledge and experience in practice and academia. The emphasis and support of a research rich learning environment will equip you with the confidence and skills needed for future study. Northumbria University has a well-established suite of Health, Education and Social Care related degree programmes. Upon completion of the Foundation Year, you will be able to apply to progress on to the following courses after a successful interview (for professional programmes) and satisfactory occupational health and DBS clearances: Guidance and Counselling BA (Hons) Childhood and Early Years Studies BA (Hons) Health and Social Care BSc (Hons) Social Work BSc (Hons) Primary Education BA (Hons) Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons) Nursing Science/Registered Nurse Adult BSc (Hons) Nursing Science/Registered Nurse Mental Health BSc (Hons) Nursing Science/Registered Nurse Learning Disabilities BSc (Hons)

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Here are the different ways in which you can study Health, Education and Social Care Foundation Year BA (Hons).

Full Time (4 Years)

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