Health and Social Care News

25 August 2022

Health and Social Care: The Rising Demand for Workers

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02 August 2022

Social Work/ Health and Social Care: Caring for those in need

Do you have a caring personality?   Although both health and social care and social work both involve caring for others, however, they are very different disciplines. For instance,

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10 June 2022

Hear from our Health and Wellbeing Expert

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23 May 2022

How Does The Ageing Population Affect Social Care

With an ageing population that is showing signs of further growth, our health and social care system could be radically altered. Are we prepared for it?People are living longer lives all around the planet. Most individuals nowaday...

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31 March 2022

Jobs in Health and Social Care / Social Work: Why a Master’s Degree Matters

Working in health and social care, youth and social work, or early years care require a great deal of dedication. While many graduates can get a good job with an undergraduate degree, it can be hugely beneficial to strengthen your skills...

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16 March 2022

Hear from our Health and Social Care Expert

Before teaching at the University of Bolton, I worked in the NHS as a Health Promotion Officer with a local HIV Prevention Team. In 1997, I worked alongside colleagues from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines as we tackled the healt...

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25 February 2022

Entry Routes for a Master’s in Social Care: Staying on at University

Staying on at university can help you take transferable skills from your existing course and focus your training in a healthcare environment. A master’s can also improve your employability, develop both your practical and soft skills, ...

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05 January 2022

8 Study Tips for Your MSc Health and Social Care Degree

Are you studying a master’s degree in health and social care? Here are some top study tips!For students doing a postgraduate health and social care degree, time management is everything. This subject is extremely hands-on and wo...

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12 August 2021

What a career in Health and Social Care looks like

Deciding on a career path can seem like a tremendous task to begin with. After studying multiple subjects for years, you finally have an idea about what you enjoy learning and potentially a health and social care career to pursue. The ne...

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11 August 2021

How student internships help the health and social care sector

During university degrees, many of you will undertake some type of placement or student internships. From nursing to graphic design, students will be using the internet in search of opportunities to practise their skills.Students ...

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10 August 2021

Create tailored learning experiences for your Health and Social apprentices

The University of Bolton’s Health and Social Care Higher Apprenticeship (Assistant Practitioner) combines on and off-the-job learning and development, tailored to the needs of your workplace. Our flexible programme works with you to de...

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22 July 2021

Why Upskill with a Masters Degree in Health and Social Care?

If you’re an ambitious graduate looking to improve your professional understanding of social care, health and wellbeing, our postgraduate master’s in health and social care can put you on the right path to success. Upskilling can be ...

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11 November 2020

Benefits of Personal Development and Social Worker Training

The University of Bolton’s MSc Social Care, Health and Wellbeing course can help you take a step up on the career ladder if you are an a...

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08 September 2020

It's Not Too Late to Apply for a Health and Social Care Degree Course

We offer a wide range of degrees in Health and Social Care, including for Undergraduates and Postgraduates. If you dream of making a difference to the lives of sick or vulnera...

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17 August 2020

Looking for a career path? Get a degree in Health and Social Care

Study Health and Social Care at the University of Bolton, No.1 in the North West for the past three years in Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide and No.2 in Teaching Quality in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 202...

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07 May 2020

Health and Social Care degrees benefit you and the lives of others

A career in Health and Social Care is more than just a job. It’s an opportunity to make a real difference to some of the most vulnerable people and communities in society.The rewards for such a selfless career are incredible. Th...

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28 April 2020

Can robots solve the social care crisis?

It is predicted that 700,000 additional care workers will be needed in the UK over the next ten years. Could robots play a part in meeting this demand?Over the past decade, services which focused on preventative measures and gener...

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13 April 2020

What can I do with a Health and Social Care degree?

With a Health and Social Care degree, you will have the skills to encourage others to live an active and enjoyable life. You can reduce the risk of individuals and their dependents who are being hindered by mental or physical ill-health....

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10 June 2019

Real Success Stories - FdA & Apprenticeship Health and Social Care

Our students regularly return to visit their tutors and share their professional journey after completing their programme at the University of Bolton.Employed graduate feedback: In the words of one of our recent graduates – the ...

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10 June 2019

Extending Career Opportunities - BSc & HND Health and Social Care

Work-based experience is one of the core modules during your year 2 academic studies on the BSc or HND Health and Social Care undergraduate degree course.Employers in Health and Social Care will require specific skills or knowledg...

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04 June 2019

Health Visiting

Are you a registered nurse or midwife and have thought about a new career adventure in Health Visiting? If so, you are in the right place!The Specialist Community Public Health Nursing programme (Health Visiting) is a well-establi...

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04 June 2019

University of Bolton Shortlisted For The Student Nursing Times Award

This year we were shortlisted for the student nursing times award for post-registration provider of the year which further reinforced the quality of the programme delivered.We were greatly humbled to have been shortlisted and to h...

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