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Masters in Health and Social Care in the Netherlands in 2024

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Health and Social Care MBA

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences Netherlands

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Masters in Health and Social Care in the Netherlands

Study Health and Social Care Masters Programmes

The term health and social care broadly refers to all of the services that offer any form of health, medical or social support services. The professional health and social care sector includes dentistry, nursing homes, foster care, physiotherapy, and early years care providers. As a student of health and social care, you will learn about how these services can be provided to those that need them the most, and how we improve the provision as a society.

Graduates of a masters degree in health and social care will have a wide range of career opportunities available to them. These include social worker, healthcare manager, welfare officer, residential home manager, and public health analyst, among others.

Your degree will be delivered through lectures and seminars, as well as group projects. Modules you study might include:

  • Global Health
  • Homelessness and Housing Problems
  • Substance Misuse and Supporting Rehabilitation
  • Managing Acute and Chronic Conditions
  • Community Development and Engagement

Study in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is a great choice for international students, as it has a very large international population that would be ready to make any new international students feel at home. The Netherlands was also one of the first non-native English speaking countries to offer courses taught in English to international students. The Dutch people have a long standing reputation of being tolerant and open minded, meaning you will feel welcomed and comfortable as soon as you arrive in the country.

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