You will need to:

  • Have 240 credits at levels 4 and 5 in a healthcare or social care-related discipline or other equivalent qualification;
  • Be in a healthcare or social care practice either in a paid or voluntary capacity;

Entry to the programme may be possible subject to the University’s Recognition of Prior Learning procedures which may give credit for prior skills, experience or learning.

English Language Qualifications:

Applicants whose first language is not English or who have not studied in an English-speaking institution, will be required to achieve an

  • IELTS 6.0*
  • Qualification evidence awarded in your country
  • Transcripts of all relevant education/training

*If you have a minimum of IELTS level 4.5 you can study our Certificate of Credit in English for Academic Purposes which we will accept as evidence that you are able to perform at a suitable level of IELTS 6.0.  We will also accept the Certificate of Credit as evidence that you can perform at GCSE level.