As an applicant to Edge Hill University, we are very keen to support you in continuing your studies.
If you wish to pursue a career in health and social care or a related subject but have been unable to gain a place on one of our pre-registration degrees, you may want to consider one of our many alternative courses.
These alternative courses provide the gateway to a wide variety of future careers. They are designed to enhance your employability and equip you with real-world experience.
What to do next
- Browse the links below that highlight the choice of programmes which we feel may be most relevant to you.
- When you find a degree that you would like to study, you should check that you meet the entry criteria outlined on the course page. If you are unsure, you can contact us for advice and guidance on (+44) 01695 657143 or email [email protected].
- If you wish to request consideration for an alternative degree, please complete our short online enquiry form.
We can only consider you for one alternative course at a time so you will need to choose your preference carefully before completing the online enquiry form. We also recommend that you submit an amended personal statement. You may wish to prepare your amended statement in Microsoft Word before cutting and pasting it into the form.
You do not need to do anything through UCAS at this stage (we will advise you at a later date as and when any action is required).
Please be aware that we are unable to consider you for any programme that you have been unsuccessful in applying for earlier in the current application cycle. Pre-registration courses in Midwifery, Nursing, Nursing and Social Work, Operating Department Practice and Paramedic Practice are not available through this process.
Applied Health and Social Care
Our programmes in applied health and social care draw upon a diverse knowledge base of contemporary and traditional subjects relating to health and wellbeing and social care provision.
Closely aligned with the Government’s agenda on issues such as healthy living, social inclusion, behavioural sciences, and ethics and law, these courses will equip you with a range of transferable skills that are highly relevant to a variety of future careers.
Exploring the world of education from early years to degree level, our Education degrees trace the evolution of teaching and learning and place you at the forefront of current education policy and practice.
Our Professional Education degrees enable you to gain an insight into children and young people’s learning and development. You will gain real-world knowledge and experience of how learning takes place in a variety of settings.
If you want to engage in debate and discussion around a variety of subjects that influence and have relevance to life in the 21st century, experience UK and European field trips, and combine academic insight with practical application, a Social Sciences degree could be for you. You will gain the skills, knowledge and confidence required for a career in a variety of areas.
Edge Hill University has been at the forefront of initial teacher training for 130 years and is one of the leading providers in the UK.
Whether you wish to specialise in early years, primary or secondary education, you will be part of a highly stimulating learning environment, receive expert tuition and benefit from a first-rate placement experience.
If you want to study at Edge Hill University but are unsure about which alternative programme may be most suitable, you can contact us for advice and guidance on 01695 657143 or email [email protected].