Healthcare Practice, Higher National Diploma (HND) Top Up

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This is a unit-based programme that provides the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills for a successful career in the health and/or social care sector. A range of core and specialist modules are undertaken, and you will develop your time management and organisational skills.

You will complete a programme of 120 units comprising of 8 different modules, five of which are core modules specified by the awarding body, with a further three chosen by the institution to complement the study programme.

Skills and Knowledge Developed:

On the programme, you will study the following mandatory core units:

• Innovation and improvement through Action research (Person set project).

• Reflective Approaches in Implementing Person-Centred Practice.

• Health Psychology

• Social Policy in Public Health

• Holistic Approaches to Health Promotion.

There are also two further optional units (to be confirmed).

Special Features:

All course tutors are subject specialists with a wide range of extensive experience in these fields of practice. Learners gain an understanding of the use of information and communication technology as a tool in health and social care settings. Guest speakers aid understanding and add currency to your learning. You will also present evidence that effectively reflects your abilities as a developing care worker in the field of health or social care.

All information about your course including the programme structure, entry requirements, fees and teaching & assessment methods is made available to you via the prospectus.

Please see our HE Prospectus available in full online.