This is an exciting programme leading to further study at HNC level. The course will be classroom based. Attention to detail, a thirst for learning, and a desire to work with older adults to enable independence will be essential for those who apply for this programme.You will gain insight into why it is important to meet needs, theories around behaviour and society.
Psychology, sociology, values and principles, resilience, understanding mental illness, social services, and core skills are embedded in the programme.
4 relevant subjects at National 5 at B, English and Maths preferred, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. You will attend for interview.
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.
Relevant care course
Health and Social Services