Health and Social Care (BSc (Hons))

University of Lincoln the United Kingdom

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The award
BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9000 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 14500 per year

All study options

About Health and Social Care at University of Lincoln

Health and social care professionals make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable people. This degree at Lincoln is founded on an integrated approach and aims to provide an understanding of policy and practice across the landscape of the sector.

BSc (Hons) Health and Social Care degree students at Lincoln have the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills and values required to take on many of the new and emerging responsibilities within a range of care sectors. The degree emphasises practice-based learning, underpinned by academic theory. The School of Health and Social Care maintains close links with health trusts, local authorities and numerous voluntary and private organisations to ensure that student learning is informed by the latest developments in practice and policy.

You are taught by researchers and academics with both practical experience and professional links in the sector. A programme of visiting speakers also aims to engage students in real-world challenges and issues.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBSc (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 Years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9000 per yearInternational course feesGBP 14500 per year

Entry requirements

GCE Advanced Levels: BCC

International Baccalaureate: 28 points overall

BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Merit, Merit

Access to Higher Education Diploma: A minimum of 45 level 3 credits at merit or above will be required.

In addition, applicants should also have a minimum of three GCSEs (or the equivalent) at grade C or above, including English.

Mature students are invited to apply and applications will be assessed on an individual basis.

Shortlisted applicants will also have to pass screening processes in terms of professional suitability, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for criminal convictions and a health declaration (formally known as a CRB check) The University will pay for the DBS check. It is important that you declare health issues or previous involvement with the criminal justice system so that an official decision about your suitability can be made. These issues do not automatically prevent entry and will be treated sensitively and in complete confidence.

If you would like further information about entry requirements, or would like to discuss whether the qualifications you are currently studying are acceptable, please contact the Admissions team on 01522 886097, or email

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