Health and Social Care FdSc Welcome Pack

Welcome to FdSc Health and Social Care ​2022.

The aim Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care is to provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to work in a variety of Health and Social Care settings. You will cover topics including legislation, life span development and inter-professional working. You will also have the opportunity to undertake work-related learning. You will be taught by lecturers who have experience of working in Health and Social Care and will be supported by a Personal Tutor throughout your University career.

Your Programme Leader

Karen Brasher, Senior Lecturer in Health & Social Care

Karen Brasher

Programme Lead for FdSc Health and Social Care

Welcome and Induction Sessions

You are invited to join our online welcome and induction session to meet your FdSc Health and Social Care academic staff and other new students. Find the details below:


​You will receive an email which will inform you of how to order your uniform for placement. You will also need to have a pair of flat, black shoes.  Please note that you are liable for your travel costs to and from placements.​

Welcome video

Watch the below video for an introduction to Health and Social Care at the University of Northampton.

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