Care (National 4)

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Coatbridge Campus


This introductory course is ideal if you wish to pursue a career in health and social care and will enable you to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding related to health and social care practice.

Students will learn a variety of care subjects including:

Values and Principles; Social Influences; Human Development Behaviour; Understanding Mental Health Issues; Influences on Mental Health and Wellbeing; Coping Strategies and Building Resilience

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4.

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

Appropriate Care programmes

Start Date



National 4

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level