Healthcare and Health Science (BSc (Hons) Hcare Health Sci)

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The award
BSc (Hons) Hcare Health Sci

How long you will study
6 years

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How you will study
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Course starts
February, April, October

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About Healthcare and Health Science at The Open University

This degree will provide you with some of the essential skills required for working in health and health science settings and the ability to apply evidence-based scientific methodology to health-related issues. The combination of healthcare and health science topics will equip you with a broad understanding of the range of debates about the provision of healthcare, as well as enabling you to evaluate the relationship between scientific and social understandings about the promotion of health.

This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:
  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Cognitive skills
  • Practical and professional skills
  • Key skills

The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course texts; e-learning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBSc (Hons) Hcare Health SciHow you will studyDistanceHow long you will study6 years
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Costs are paid per unit not per qualification.

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