Taught course

Health and Community Care

Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Health Care, Nursing (Acute and Community), Health and Social Care, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Dietetics or Radiography, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

If you currently work or volunteer in health and social care and want to enhance your practice and career prospects, this is your opportunity to extend your skills and knowledge within your speciality area.

You will normally have a diploma in higher education (or equivalent via recognition for prior learning) and want to 'top up' to an honours degree. You will learn to respond appropriately to changing local, national and political drivers. You will also understand the power of reflecting upon your professional practice, allowing you to make a difference in your role straightaway.

Fees and funding

For more information on funding, please visit: Health and Community Care

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)113 812 3113