Institute of Health

Health & Wellbeing (Top-Up)

BSc (Hons) Full-time 1 year, Part-time 2 years

Ideal for students seeking to elevate their existing studies, this course will enhance your understanding of health and healthcare provision to degree level.

Ideal for students seeking to elevate their existing studies, this course will enhance your understanding of health and healthcare provision to degree level.

  • Institute Code W75
  • UCAS Code B902
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  • Start Date(s) 18 September 2023
  • Award BSc (Hons)
  • Study Mode Full-time, Part-time
  • Course Length Full-time (1 year), Part-time (2 years)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • School Institute of Health
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Why choose this course?

Ideal for students seeking to elevate their existing studies, this course will enhance your understanding of health and healthcare provision to degree level. With the support of the School of Nursing’s teaching team, you will engage in research around equality and inclusion, examining ideas of partnership working, sustainability, critical evaluation, practice development and factors which influence health studies. Key to health and social care courses at the University of Wolverhampton, your curriculum will be vitally informed by citizen involvement and the work of visiting industry experts, ensuring that your knowledge will be applicable to real-world settings and meets the needs of experienced care recipients. Graduates may readily seek employment in private, local, government and statutory healthcare suppliers on the strength of this degree.

Course Modules

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

Location Mode Fee Year
Home Full-time £9250 per year 2022-23
Home Part-time £3120 per year# 2022-23
International Full-time £13450 per year 2022-23

The University is committed to a transparent fee structure, with no hidden costs, to help you make an informed decision. This includes information on what is included in the fee and how fees are calculated and reviewed

# Undergraduate part-time fees for 50% rate of study

 

  • To be eligible for entry onto this course, you must have achieved 120 Credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5 that are appropriate to the top up programme offered. This is typically through successful completion of a Foundation Degree (FD) Health and Social Care.
  • If you hold a HND, a FD in another subject area, entry onto the course is determined by the modules you have achieved.

 If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.

Tuition Fees Loan (Home Fee Status):

Most students will be able to apply for a loans to pay for these subject to eligibility. To find out more information please refer to the government Student Finance website.

Changes for EU students:

The UK government has confirmed that EU students starting courses from 1 August 2021 will normally be classified as having Overseas Fee status. More information about the change is available at UKCISA:

EU citizens living in the UK with 'settled' status, and Irish nationals living in the UK or Ireland, will still be classified as Home students, providing they meet the usual residency requirements, for more information about EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) click here.


Self-funding:

If you don’t want to take out a loan to pay your fees or if you aren’t eligible to receive a loan, you might want to take advantage of the University’s scheme to pay by instalments: See How to pay.

For more information please contact the Gateway.


Your employer, embassy or organisation can pay for your Tuition fees:

If your employer, embassy or organisation agrees to pay all or part of your tuition fees; the University will refer to them as your sponsor and will invoice them for the appropriate amount.

We must receive notification of sponsorship in writing as soon as possible, and before enrolment, confirming that the sponsor will pay your tuition fees.


Financial Hardship:

Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund.

for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.


Bursaries and Scholarships:

In addition the University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships packages

You can find more information on the University’s Funding, cost, fee and support pages.

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