About the course
To progress in a career in health, you need formal qualifications.
Starting with a year's foundation is a way to build your knowledge of health topics, science and research, so that you can then progress onto a degree programme and take your career forward.
The foundation programme for Health Professions is year zero of selected degree courses in the Allied Health Professions and Nursing and Midwifery departments at UWE Bristol.
If you don't have formal qualifications or meet the normal entry requirements, but can demonstrate relevant life experience and commitment to this area, we will consider your application.
Spend a year getting a solid grounding in science and healthcare-related topics on this springboard into higher education.
Study areas of human biology, psychology, sociology and research, and get the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to take the next step in your education and career.
For detailed information please refer to the UWE website: http://courses.uwe.ac.uk/B900/health-professions
All applications are considered on an individual basis and will require an interview.
- Satisfactory DBS (formerly CRB) clearance
- International students require IELTS 7.0 or equivalent
The Foundation course is aimed at individuals who may have few or no formal qualifications but who can demonstrate a clear commitment to pursuing a career within their chosen profession. Personal, professional and educational experiences will be considered to determine motivation and ability to progress onto the degree course.
All applicants are considered on an individual basis.
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