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Introduction to Health Services

Edinburgh College

Venues

Milton Road Campus

Content

Introduction to Health Services is your first step towards a rewarding career as a health professional. This course will prepare you for an entry-level job in the health care sector or further study at Edinburgh College. This course will suit those looking for a career change or wanting to further their studies. Previous students on this course have gained employment in health care or progressed to Level 6 Health courses which have led to university places for nursing and allied health professions.

Content:
Biology National 5; Care National 5; First Aid; Core skills including numeracy IT and communication; Employability skills; Self-awareness – personal health and Wellbeing; Health sector Improving Health and Wellbeing; Study skills.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English and Biology; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant course at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Professions and Social Services

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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