The health and social care sector offers a huge array of employment opportunities.
The health and social care sector is the largest sector in the UKwith the industry playing a crucial role in supporting the economy by maintaining the physical and mental health of the wider workforce. It is anticipated that around 2 million people will need to be trained and recruited before 2022 as a result of the sector’s growth.
Designed to give students real-world work experience together with a working knowledge of business theory, this course is ideal for students who see themselves as managers in this exciting and evolving industry.
This degree course is designed with your future employability in mind. It offers you the chance to combine theory with practice by undertaking a paid work placement within the industry. Once you join ARU London, our careers consultants will help you secure a part-time job in the indsutry and then during your second year you will undertake your work placement as part of your course.
You will spend one semester in your second year working in full-time paid work within the sector, allowing you to take your learning into the real-world. Practical experience is crucial in developing a career in this sector and so you will be encouraged to start working part-time during the first year of your degree. The course will allow you to explore the application of business theory and at the same time take advantage of the chance to add a big name in the sector to your CV.