BSc (Hons) Health and Social Science
The BSc (Hons) Health and Social Science Degree offers an excellent opportunity to tailor your learning experience to meet personal, academic and career goals.
Our BSc (Hons) Health and Social Science Course is formulated to ensure that you will be equipped with valuable practical experience, special work-related skills training, and an increased potential for employment.
The interdisciplinary programme draws on diverse academic disciplines such as public policy, psychology, criminology, communication studies, public health, economics, exercise science, human performance, linguistics, political science, psychology and sociology.
You will gain a critical comprehension of health and social care policy, theory and practice together with an understanding of how complex groups and societies function interact and change. You will learn from our highly qualified academics with expertise across the health and social science field.
Why should I do the BSc (Hons) Health and Social Science Degree?
If you wish to make a difference to the vulnerable people in society while gaining a well-recognised qualification, this course is for you. The BSc Health and Social Science Degree is specially designed for those who aspire to pursue a career in the social, wellbeing, health, and voluntary sectors where working with people remains as a key feature.
The programme will develop your knowledge and skills through the core modules to advance your practice and enhance career choices. A range of optional modules can be chosen in the final years of the programme to tailor the course to suit your personal interests, improve strengths and fine-tune your career path.
- Making Sense of Society: The Sociological Imagination (LC473) - Core
- Making Sense of Society: Understanding the Social World (LC470) - Core
- Policy and Strategy (LC482) - Core
- Policy in Context (LC475) - Core
- Sociology of Health (LC459) - Core
- Wellbeing in Society (LC460) - Core
- Contemporary Debates (LC462) - Core
- Media, Communication and Society (LC480) - Core
- Qualitative Research Methods for Social Scientists (LC571) - Core
- Quantitative Research Methods for Social Scientists (LC572) - Core
- Ethical Issues in Health and Social Sciences (LC567) - Core
- Understanding the Work Environment (LC565) - Core
- Employability and Professional Development LC580) - Core
- ‘Race’ Ethnicity and Migration (LC561) - Core
- Citizenship, Community and Welfare (LC564) - Core
- Gender and Sexuality in Society (LC560) - Optional
- Sport, Diversity and Well-being (SL517) - Optional
- Dissertation (LC661) - Core
- Applied Dissertation (LC683) - Core
- Ageing through the Life-Course (LC664) - Core
- Leadership and Teamwork (LC665) - Core
- Disability in Mental Health and the Criminal Justice System (LC654) - Optional
- Body Culture and Society (LC663) - Optional
- Global Health and Society (LC666) - Optional
- Funding for Sport (SL617) - Optional
- A UCAS Tariff score of 80
- Minimum of two full A-levels (or equivalent)
- Proficiency in the English language
If you do not meet the entry requirements you may be eligible for the BSc (Hons) Health and Social Science with Foundation Year.
How to Apply
Each of our courses have different entry requirements and a different admission process. We encourage you to look at our course pages and the How to apply section for detailed information.
From choosing your desired course, writing your personal statement and submitting the application, you can count on our friendly Recruitment Team for help and guidance at every step of the way. Get in touch to make an initial appointment to discuss your situation.
With successful completion, this 3 year degree offers improved career opportunities in the fields of Health and Science. Graduates have found careers in teaching, youth justice, mental health, medical rehabilitation, housing associations, social care, charity organisations and community development. However, there are endless jobs in you can explore with a Health and Social Science Degree.
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The great thing about Regent College London is its campus location in central London. The newly refurbished campus is well equipped with state of the art technology. Our teachers did an awesome job during the COVID-19 pandemic by keeping the class running flawlessly through digital lessons.
I would recommend the college because of the professionalism shown by the tutors and the attention they give to us students, so that we can progress. They are also very friendly and when we don’t understand something they spend time to explain the concepts to us properly.
I joined Regent college in 2018 to do a 4 year business management degree that included a foundation year. It is one of the best decisions that I have ever made. The staff are very kind and helpful, the teachers are professional and the facilities are excellent. I could not ask for more.
It is my first year at Regent college studying a degree in Health and Social Care. The teaching is excellent and the environment is so clean which makes it a better place to study. I honestly like the staff because they are so polite. I am so lucky to studying here honestly.