All applicants must specify on the UCAS application form that they have a second upper class Honours degree or above (normally in a social science subject) and hold, or are in the process of taking, GCSE Mathematics and English grade C, or Key Skills Communication level 3 and Numeracy level 2, or another English/ Mathematics qualification deemed by the University to be equivalent to GCSE Mathematics and GCSE English grade C or above. Please note that we are not offering University equivalence tests to students offered a place on this course. You must have a minimum of 6 months previous experience (at the point of application) either in a paid or voluntary capacity of working directly with vulnerable people normally within a social care or health context. You will also be required to provide a reference from a current or previous employer/organisation in which the candidate gained the above-mentioned experience. All offers of places are subject to satisfactory health and police checks and suitable references. All students who are offered a place will also be required to show original documentation confirming their stated qualifications in order to receive an unconditional offer of a place. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an admissions day where they will be required to take a written test. Successful applicants will be invited to attend an individual interview and join an observed group activity. **PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR APPLICATION HIGHLIGHTS HOW YOU MEET THE ABOVE CRITERIA. GIVEN THE VOLUME OF APPLICATIONS PER YEAR ANY FORM THAT DOES NOT MEET THE ABOVE CONDITIONS WILL UNFORTUNATELY NOT BE PROCESSED**
Months of entry
Fees and funding
Full-time students are eligible for a bursary.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Office
- 020 7133 4202