This course is highly valued by both universities and employers. It offers an academic pathway to prepare you for a future administrative role within the NHS and public service provision.
You’ll spend 3 days in college and 2 days on placement (for 12 weeks). Placements opportunities cover a whole range of clinical settings across Ayrshire including GP surgeries and hospitals.
2 relevant Highers including English and preferably National 5 Maths, or NC Health and Social Care (Higher), NC Administration with Medical (Level 5) or other relevant NC course at SCQF 6. A place on the course is subject to an interview process. A satisfactory reference is required.
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 to employment or university, which may include articulation arrangements with a variety of degree courses.
Health and Social Care