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Child, Health and Social Care (Social Care Route)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

Working with people in a variety of care settings provides a rewarding career choice. This programme provides a focus on developing the care values needed to support people in their own home, in day or residential care settings.

Content:

Social Influences; Values and Principles; Human Development; Introduction to Counselling; Sociology; Psychology; Mental Health Issues; Introduction to Social Services; Communication; Information and Communication technology; Numeracy.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English, or Passport to Learning, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant NC or NQ course at Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Care

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors