Faculty of Health Sciences

Introduction to Health and Social Care

Continuing Professional Development Individual module

Level of study

Please select a level

What you'll study

This module will introduce you to the role of the health and social care professional.

You'll explore collaborative working within the context of the integrated care agenda and develop an awareness of the key national public health issues. With this knowledge, you'll then explore recommendations that contribute to an improved health outcome for patients and clients.

Starts in: Duration:
January 12 weeks (1 semester)

Delivered on Thursday afternoons on campus.

Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit.

Find out more

Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking.

Clinical placements give our students the skills, experience and support to become confident and compassionate health practitioners.

Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from ‘bite-size’ taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities.

Entry requirements

Fees and funding

Home: £770 (10 credit module)

Funding may be available from your employer please check with your Line Manager or Training and Development Department.