B.Sc. Health and Wellbeing

  • On Campus
  • 36 months
  • GBP11200 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP9000 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| London, United Kingdom
This innovative Health and Wellbeing programme from the University of Greenwich aims to provide students with insight into the wider context of health and wellbeing, a subject which is now firmly on the health agenda. Graduates will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the range of skills and competencies associated with the scientific study of this subject.

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This innovative Health and Wellbeing programme from the University of Greenwich aims to provide students with insight into the wider context of health and wellbeing, a subject which is now firmly on the health agenda. Graduates will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the range of skills and competencies associated with the scientific study of this subject.

They will also be able to analyse the importance of the biological, psychological, social, economic and cultural context surrounding individual and community health and wellbeing. The implications of local, national and international policies for the health and wellbeing of individuals and groups are examined and strategies to promote individual, organisational and community health and wellbeing are considered.

Students appraise and use research and demonstrate their potential to contribute to the evidence base underpinning the study of health and wellbeing and acquire the skills to demonstrate graduate attributes for employment.

The Department of Psychology, Social Work & Counselling is a trusted provider of excellent academic degrees and vocational training. Our teaching staff are research active and are experts in their respective field. The department is consistently rated highly in the National Student Survey. We pride ourselves on combining high-quality teaching with world-class research and a vibrant student experience. We have well-equipped facilities and laboratories to support our activities and we employ creative teaching methods and assessment techniques. All our programmes offer a wide choice of courses and we welcome and offer support to students from a range of backgrounds.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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  • There is no deadline for this start date.
Tuition fee
  • GBP11200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 72 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Year 1

  • Introduction to the Theories and Concepts of Health (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Health and Social Policy (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Statistics (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Community Health and Wellbeing (15 credits)
  • Academic and Personal Development (15 credits)
  • Principles of Wellbeing (15 credits)
  • Cultural Competencies in Health and Social Care (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Behaviour Change (15 credits)

Year 2

  • Introduction to the Research Process (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Epidemiology (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Health Promotion (15 credits)
  • Applied Ethics for Health and Public Health (15 credits)
  • Analysis of Health Needs (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Health Promotion (15 credits)
  • Poverty, Inequality and Social Exclusion (15 credits)
  • Health Policy and Economics (15 credits)
  • One option from: Life, Health and Wellbeing: Bio-Psycho-Social Perspectives (30 credits)

Year 3

  • Environment, Housing and Wellbeing (15 credits)
  • Theory, Evidence and Practice in Public Health and Wellbeing (30 credits)
  • Social Enterprise (15 Credits)
  • Public Health, Innovation and Technology (15 Credits)
  • Community Action and Engagement (15 Credits)
  • Employment based Learning (15 Credits)
  • Contemporary Issues in Health and Wellbeing (15 Credits)

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Requirements

Applicants should have:

  • 280 UCAS tariff points from a minimum of two subjects at A-level OR a BTEC National Diploma PLUS a minimum of three GCSEs at grade C or above (including English language, mathematics) or equivalent
  • OR an approved Access to Higher Education Diploma with a minimum of 60 credits, 45 of which must be at level 3. A minimum of 30 of the level 3 credits must be at Merit or Distinction level PLUS a minimum of three GCSEs at grade C or above (including English language, mathematics) or equivalent

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

United Kingdom The University of Greenwich, founded in 1890, has three campuses at Greenwich (London), Avery Hill (London) and Medway (Kent), each with modern learning facilities, in beautiful historic buildings. The University has a resource base of highly qualified staff with wide-ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry. Innovation and strong links to industry and commerce, complemented by research excellence and an international agenda are what make the University of Greenwich a leading modern university.