Health and Social Studies BA (Hons)

Course Overview - Health and Social Studies BA (Hons)

This BA (Hons) Health and Social Studies course focuses on topical health issues including sociology, psychology, public health, rural health issues, health care ethics and the integration of health and social care.

In the first year you will be introduced to the many factors that influence health and wellbeing and the issues which need considered in defining what it means to be healthy. You will also develop skills in academic enquiry and writing.

The second and third years build on this knowledge and look more closely at health promotion, public health, ethics, p...

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4 Years

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UHI Orkney
East Road
KW15 1LX

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Points of Entry

Year 1, Year 2

Entry Requirements

Scottish Higher

Foundation Apprenticeship (SCQF Level 6)


Social Services and Healthcare PLUS 1 Higher at C or above

A level

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Fees and funding

Scotland £1,820
England, Northern Ireland, Wales, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland £6,120
EU, International £6,960

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