Iechyd a Gofal Cymdeithasol BA (Anrhydedd)

UCAS CodeL515
QualificationBA (Anrhydedd)
Duration3 years
Study modeFull-time
Typical offer112-96 UCAS Tariff points

About this Course

Darllennwch y disgrifiad cwrs cyfrwng Saesneg yma.

Mae'r cwrs hwn yn rhoi llwybr amlddisgyblaethol, wedi'i seilio ar wyddor cymdeithas, at gymhwyster ym meysydd iechyd a gofal cymdeithasol.  Yn wahanol i hyfforddiant clinigol, rhoddir pwyslais yn ystod y cwrs hwn ar brofiadau cymdeithasol iechyd a gofal, yn cynnwys y materion polisi, darparu a rheoli gwasanaethau, a gwerthuso tystiolaeth

Why choose Bangor University for this course?

  • Ein nod yw rhoi awyrgylch dysgu cyfeillgar ac anffurfiol.
  • Mae fframwaith y radd yn ddigon hyblyg i gynnig ystod o arbenigeddau a llawer o ddewis.
  • Dysgir y radd gan arbenigwyr yn y pwnc a'u nod yw bod yn arloesol a darparu at anghenion gwirioneddol.
  • Bwriad gwaith y flwyddyn ragarweiniol yw adeiladu eich hyder, beth bynnag fo'ch cefndir.
  • Rydym yn defnyddio amrywiaeth o ddulliau dysgu ac, yn ogystal â datblygu sgiliau personol, rydym yn pwysleisio datblygu sgiliau ymarferol mewn arsylwi, dehongli, prosesu a chyflwyno gwybodaeth - pethau sydd i gyd yn cael eu gwerthfawrogi gan gyflogwyr.
  • Bydd cyfle i chi dreulio semester dramor fel rhan o'r radd.

Course Content

Am ragor o wybodaeth am astudio cyrsiau gradd, ewch i’r adran Astudio ym Mangor.

Ar gyfartaledd, bydd gennych 6 awr o ddarlithoedd yr wythnos a hyd at 6 awr o seminarau grŵp. Byddwch hefyd yn gwneud gwaith darllen, ymchwil, chwilio llyfrgelloedd, gwaith project a pharatoi ar gyfer cyflwyniadau. Mae rhai modiwlau'n cynnwys gwaith project ac/neu weithio mewn grŵp bach. I wneud eich traethawd hir bydd angen i chi ymchwilio yn y maes o'ch dewis. Mae gennym gysylltiadau da gyda phrifysgolion yn Yr Almaen, Y Ffindir, Denmarc, Sbaen a Gwlad Pwyl a gellwch dreulio hyd at un semester dramor.

Rydym yn defnyddio amrywiaeth o ddulliau asesu, yn cynnwys gwaith cwrs, arholiadau a'r traethawd hir, sy'n cyfrif am 4 modiwl dros 2 flynedd o astudio. Caiff rhai modiwlau eu hasesu'n gyfan gwbl drwy waith cwrs.

Bangor University staff are amazing! People are very friendly, attentive to your requests, eventual problems or difficulty. Bangor Uni staff are really warm, this makes it easier to go and talk to them.

Jeanne Alberty
Social Policy with Economics

What will you study on this course?

Blwyddyn 1

Mae modiwlau craidd y cwrs yn rhoi cyflwyniad i'r cysyniadau allweddol, cefndir hanesyddol a materion cyfoes yn ymwneud ag iechyd a gofal cymdeithasol, yn ogystal â rhagarweiniad i sgiliau ymchwil.

Modiwlau craidd:

  • Materion Iechyd a Lles
  • Sgiliau Ymchwil
  • Cyflwyniad i Droseddeg & Chyfiawnder
  • Social Science Perspectives
  • Cymdeithaseg a’r Byd Cyfoes 

Yn ogystal â modiwl dewisol.

Blwyddyn 2

Mae modiwlau craidd yn rhoi sylfaen drwyadl mewn safbwyntiau damcaniaethol allweddol, astudiaethau cymharol mewn polisi iechyd a lles, a methodolegau ymchwil. Gellir dewis modiwlau eraill o blith amrywiaeth a gynigir gan yr Ysgol Gwyddorau Cymdeithas. Byddwch hefyd yn gweithio'n annibynnol (gyda goruchwyliaeth) ar ddarn estynedig o waith ysgrifenedig i'w gyflwyno fel traethawd hir.

Ar lefel 2 byddwch yn parhau i astudio pynciau craidd yn gysylltiedig â'ch disgyblaeth, dechrau eich astudiaeth traethawd hir a dewis nifer gyfyngedig o opsiynau.

Modiwlau gorfodol:

  • Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol Personol
  • Cymdeithaseg Iechyd
  • Dulliau Ymchwil
  • Traethawd Hir 

Yn ogystal â modiwlau dewisol.

Blwyddyn 3

Byddwch yn cwblhau eich gradd gydag astudiaeth fwy manwl o feysydd craidd, dewis meysydd dewisol a chwblhau eich traethawd hir.

Modiwlau gorfodol:

  • Mental Health & Society
  • Traethawd Hir
  • Global Health & Social Care Issues

Yn ogystal â modiwlau dewisol.

Modules for the current academic year

Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Iechyd a Gofal Cymdeithasol Modules page.

Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.

Careers and Employability

Drwy astudio'r pwnc hwn byddwch yn cael cefndir da ar gyfer gyrfaoedd mewn meysydd fel rheoli gwasanaethau iechyd, ymchwil, hybu iechyd a gwaith cymdeithasol a chymunedol.

Employability and the School of Social Sciences

Employers today need analytical and lateral thinkers who can play a part in almost any working environment. As a result, the breadth and flexibility of a social science degree makes it attractive to almost any employer. Graduates from the School have followed a wide range of career paths.

Criminology and Criminal Justice

There are a wide range of options open to students following graduation and these include careers in social work, the police force, the probation service, the prison service and the legal profession.

Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care graduates will enter professions such as health service management, care provision, public information, research and evaluation of the health and social care services.

Social Policy

Social Policy graduates enter a wide range of occupations within the policy field including public housing, social work, local government administration and the voluntary sector.

Sociology

Sociology graduates enter a wide range of occupations including management, journalism, public relations, social work, personnel,  teaching and research.

Social Work

Most newly qualified social workers will be employed in local authority social services departments. These are increasing opportunities within the independent sector. The demand for professionally qualified social workers is a very high and employment prospects are extremely good following graduation.

Opportunities at Bangor

The University’s Careers and Employability Service provides a wide range of resources to help you achieve your graduate ambitions. Developing your personal skills and enhancing your employability while at university is becoming increasingly important in today’s job market.

The Bangor Employability Award (BEA)

The Bangor Employability Award enables students to build on their transferable skills through the recognition of activities they become involved in during their university life. Students can gain points towards the award through extra-curricular activities such as volunteering, attending workshops or actively participating in the Students’ Union’s clubs and societies.

The Award is open to everyone and taking part in the scheme can make a major difference to your performance in the graduate job market.

Internships

Bangor University runs undergraduate and postgraduate internship schemes twice a year, which allow students to work in a professional environment while learning relevant skills and earning money.

Internships offer valuable experience in a professional work place and there is a range of internships you can get involved in.

Student Volunteering

Not only is volunteering worthwhile – it also improves your employability and widens your experience.

The Students’ Union has a dedicated Student Volunteering Office (SVB) which currently contributes a total of 600 hours each week, promoting a close relationship between the university and the local community. Find out more on the Student Volunteering pages of the Bangor Student’s Union website.

Working while you Study

The JobZone is the University’s Student Employment Bureau; they advertise the following opportunities:

  • Graduate jobs – Local, National and International
  • Full-time, part time, permanent and temporary jobs
  • Work experience / internships
  • Voluntary opportunities
  • GO Wales opportunties

To access these opportunities you need to register with the Careers and Employability Service.

Entry Requirements

Ar gyfer mynediad yn 2018:

  • 112-96 o bwyntiau tariff o gymhwyster ar lefel 3* - mae'r rhain yn cynnwys lefel A, BTEC, Access, Irish Highers, Bagloriaeth Ryngwladol, Bagloriaeth Gymreig, Scottish Advanced Highers ac eraill - i gael rhestr lawn edrychwch ar y tariff UCAS newydd yn www.ucas.com.
  • Rydym hefyd yn croesawu ceisiadau oddi wrth ymgeiswyr hŷn ac unigolion gyda chymwysterau Ewropeaidd.

Ar gyfer mynediad yn 2017 (pwyntiau tariff UCAS newydd yn dechrau ym Medi 2017):

  • 112-96 o bwyntiau tariff o gymhwyster ar lefel 3* - mae'r rhain yn cynnwys lefel A, BTEC, Access, Irish Highers, Bagloriaeth Ryngwladol, Bagloriaeth Gymreig, Scottish Advanced Highers ac eraill - i gael rhestr lawn edrychwch ar y tariff UCAS newydd yn www.ucas.com.
  • Rydym hefyd yn croesawu ceisiadau oddi wrth ymgeiswyr hŷn ac unigolion gyda chymwysterau Ewropeaidd.

General University entry requirements

Here at Bangor, we accept students with a wide range of qualifications and backgrounds. We consider each application individually.

All students need to have good basic skills and the University also values IT and communication skills.

As part of the University’s policy we consider applications from prospective disabled students on the same grounds as all other students.

To study a degree, diploma or certificate course you’ll be asked for a minimum of UCAS Tariff points. Normally, all GCE A and AS levels, VCEs and Key Skills can be used to calculate your overall points.

For a fuller explanation of the UCAS Tariff Points, please see the UCAS website.

Qualifications currently not in the Tariff Framework:

Access courses and mature entry: We welcome your application if you’re taking a recognised Access course. We also consider applications from other older students who can demonstrate the motivation and commitment to study a university programme. Each year we enrol a significant number of mature students. For more help and advice about being a mature student at Bangor, please visit the Study at Bangor site.

International students entry requirements

For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.

Bangor University offers International Incorporated Bachelor Degrees for International students whose High School qualification is not equivalent to the UK school leaving qualification. The first year (or Year 0) is studied at Bangor International College, an embedded College on our University campus and delivered by Oxford International Education Group.

More information

Home/EU students

E-mail for General Admissions: admissions@bangor.ac.uk or write to:

Admissions Office
Bangor University
Gwynedd
LL57 2DG

Telephone: +44 (0)1248 382017

International students

Email to International Education Office: international@bangor.ac.uk or write to

International Education Centre
Bangor University
Gwynedd
LL57 2DG

Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028

How to Apply

How to apply through UCAS

Apply online via UCAS

UCAS stands for Universities and Colleges Admissions Service. All university applications are processed through UCAS and then passed on to the universities listed.

Students may apply for a maximum of five courses. For Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary courses students are only allowed to apply for four courses.

The application form is found on the UCAS website, under ‘Apply’.

The early closing date is October 15 for all Oxbridge, Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary students. The main closing date for all applications is January 15.

Your Personal Statement

Writing your Personal Statement is the part of the application form that requires most work. You are only allowed 47 lines or 500–550 words to explain why you wish to study the course and the skills you have that are essential for university study.

To write a successful personal statement for your UCAS application you must have a good understanding about the course and its content. Remember that you write only one personal statement for your five choices. Make sure that the courses are similar, if not the same, and make sure that you do not mention a specific course or university.

Read our advice on how to draft a winning personal statement or watch our video guide.

After you’ve applied

You should keep an eye on your application on UCAS ‘Track’. Offers from universities will appear on track and you will be able to accept or decline offers.

You can only reply when you have received all your decisions. The types of reply you can make are firm acceptance and insurance acceptance. Usually students reply in early May.

International Student?

If you are an international student, our International Student pages offer further information on applying.

As an international student applying to study one of our undergraduate programmes you can;

Erasmus student?

We receive around 350 exchange students every year from all over the world. 45% of these students come from Europe and the remainder from as far as Singapore, South Korea and Australia.

The University's International Exchanges Office is responsible for welcoming these students.

Confused about your next steps?

Take a look at our Going to University website for information and advice on getting ready for university.

Further Information

Contact us

Swyddfa Derbyniadau, Ysgol Gwyddorau Cymdeithas
Ffôn: 01248 382085
E-bost: socialsciences@bangor.ac.uk
www.bangor.ac.uk/gc  

Why study at the School of Social Sciences?

  • Students from countries worldwide attend the School of Social Sciences for undergraduate, masters and research training, creating a dynamic learning environment.
  • Our staff undertake research of national and international reputation and have written major text books and articles published in top academic journals.
  • We aim to provide a friendly, supportive and stimulating learning environment, supplemented by contributions from practitioners in the statutory, voluntary and independent sectors.
  • Undergraduate degree structure is flexible enough to offer a range of specialisms and breadth of choice.
  • We have a long history of high quality social work education and a long-standing, strong and effective partnership with social service agencies in North Wales.
  • Under our personal tutor scheme, a member of lecturing staff will monitor the student’s academic progress and will offer help, advice and support on an individual basis.

Studying at Bangor

Rated Gold for teaching

We have been awarded a Gold rating, the highest rating possible, for the standarad of our teaching in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) assessment. The TEF assessment took into account teaching quality, learning environment and student outcomes and learning gain. We were judged to deliver consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students and our teaching is of the highest quality found in the UK.

A top 10 university

The National Student Survey (NSS) results place Bangor amongst the UK’s top 10 universities (excluding specialist institutions) for student satisfaction. This reflects the University’s focus on overall student experience.

Enjoy a university experience that’s amongst the best in the UK

The guaranteed accommodation, student support, low cost of living and stunning location all contribute towards this.

Take advantage of the Bangor Student Experience (ranked in the top 20 in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey) with free membership of student clubs and societies, a new international experience programme and employability award scheme.

Award-winning clubs and societies!

Our clubs and societies have been named the best in the UK at the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2017.

Unrivalled location

Choose to study in one of the best places in the UK to be a student. Bangor’s location – close to the mountains and the sea - has been described as ‘the best university setting in the UK’.

Investment in facilities

Benefit from continued investment in facilities and services – with an exciting new Arts and Innovation Centre, new Halls of Residence, and improved sports facilities amongst recent developments.

Guaranteed accommodation

We guarantee accommodation for first year students who apply within the deadline and hold Bangor as a firm choice. Our accommodation has been rated in the Top 5 in the UK at the 2017 WhatUni Student Choice Awards.

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