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Access to Paramedic Science and Healthcare

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

East End Campus

Content

This is a full time programme over 1 academic year and is part of the Scottish wider access programme (swap).

Aimed at people who have life experience and are wishing to return to education with their objective being a career as a paramedic or a career within the health sector.

Course units include:

First aid, Human Biology, Mental Health and Mental Illness, Values and principles, Human Development,
Core skills such as Communications, ICT and Numeracy.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Applicants must have been absent from formal education for a minimum of 5 years.

Progression Routes

Candidates can either progress to undergraduate paramedic science degree at Glasgow Caledonian University, Stirling University and University of West of Scotland.

Students can also progress onto various care related courses within Glasgow Kelvin College.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

6

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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