Got mettle, zeal and bold ambition? Got a heart of gold? Thrive on advocating for others?
Then the School of Health and Social Care at Essex is the right place for you. We're a lively, supportive community of students and staff who're passionate about progressing knowledge in our field. We're looking for the change-makers of the future - people who're prepared to evaluate and challenge current practice to improve patient and customer experience.
Depending on which of our undergraduate courses you choose, you could be using your Social Work skills to support refugees in Cyprus or learning about healthcare in Melbourne, Australia*. All of our undergraduate courses include placement opportunities which benefit our local communities, and some offer the option to study abroad for a year too. Alternatively if traditional study isn't for you, we offer apprenticeships in health science and nursing.
*Please note that these courses may be subject to additional costs.
Places on our courses here at Essex are in high demand. To give yourself the best chance of securing your place here, we recommend you consider the following: