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Child, Health and Social Care

Dumfries and Galloway College

Venues

Dumfries Campus, Stranraer Campus

Content

This is an exciting new course at Dumfries campus and is perfect for students who wish to consider their options prior to specialising in child, health or social care.

Working in an early education and childcare setting or working in health and social care are both specialised fields. If you wish to pursue a career in either sector then this introductory course will give you a thorough foundation in subjects relevant to each area and offer you the ideal platform from which you can progress.

This course has been designed to provide an overview of each industry; early education and childcare and social care. The course covers a wide subject range and is relevant to current industry requirements.

Entry Requirements

5 subjects at National 4 preferably including English; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. 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.

Progression Routes

Relevant courses at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Education Studies and Supported Programmes

SCQF Level

5