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Care and Administrative Practice

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

This course is designed to provide students with the clinical knowledge understanding and vocational skills to prepare them for undergraduate study in Nursing, Health and other related degrees including Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy.

Essential Skills for Care Professionals Graded Unit; Individual Pathways in Health and Social Care; Learning Through Practice; Understanding Personal and Professional Development; Physiology for Care Professionals; Principles of Professional Practice; Therapeutic Relationships: Understanding Behaviour Safe Working Practice for Care Sociology for Care Practice, Communication Writing Skills.

Entry Requirements

Higher English and 1 from Biology (or Human Biology), Chemistry, Geography, Physical Education or Physics plus 5 subjects at National 5 including Maths and Biology; or relevant NC at SCQF Level 6. Interview and written task.

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

Degree level study

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Professions and Social Services

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

Related courses by level

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