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Social Care (Higher)

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The award contains national courses at Higher level, including the Care Higher project. The range of subjects in the care field includes Psychology, Sociology in Care, Values and Principles in Care, Understanding Mental Health and Mental Illness. Students will also study Communication, Numeracy and ICT. The Higher courses are also assessed by external assessment.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English; or Child, Health and Social Care (National 5).

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

HNC Social Services.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Child, Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

6

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