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Health and Social Care Academy

Edinburgh College

Venues

Milton Road Campus

Content

The Health & Social Care Academy provides an agile pathway to a career in Health and Social Care and offers multiple offers for progression at Level 6 which is the starting point for pre-registration in the Heath & Social Care sector. The course supports the development of much sought after digital and data skills relevant to the sector and provides hands-on practical experience that employers are looking for. Pupils will develop transferrable skills which can be applied across a range of disciplines including, Dental, Pharmacy, Health Care and Social Care.

Content:
Digital and Data Skills for Health & Social Care; Mental Health; Human Body; Infection Prevention; Safe Beginners for Health and Social Care

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English and Biology; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant course at SCQF Level 6

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Professions and Social Services

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

Related courses by level

No courses listed.

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