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Access to Health and Social Care

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus, Kilmarnock Campus, Kilwinning Campus

Content

This course gives you a good introduction to what you’ll need to know and understand to work successfully in a care practice setting. The focus is on understanding why people use care services, and developing your skills to support the health and wellbeing of others.

Areas of study include:

Health sector in Scotland; Basic health awareness; Human development and behaviour; Impact of social influences in the individual and their life chances; Working safely and infection control; Transferable Essential Skills; Personal development.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry is subject to an interview.

Progression Routes

Progression on to a course at SCQF Level 5 such as NC Health and Social Care

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

4