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Health, Social and Child Studies (Level 5)

Lews Castle College UHI

Venues

Lews Castle College Campus

Content

This course is designed for people who are interested in care work with adults and children and provides students with the skills and knowledge relevant to work in care environments. This course is designed to give an introduction to training for a career in the Health and Social Care sector.

It is aimed at school leavers or adult returners who have limited work experience in this area and few formal qualifications. Students will be encouraged to consider a wide range of career options after this course, both in Care and in other areas. Although the emphasis of the course is on providing Care training, students will be given the opportunity to consider all the career options available to them on completion of this course.

This course consists of the Skills for Work: Health Sector Award, as well as the National 5 Care Award.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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