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Health and Social Care

North Highland College UHI

Venues

Thurso Campus, Alness Campus

Content

The NQ Health and Social Care programme is aimed at school leavers, adult returners and those working in the Health and Social Care industries. It is the first level of programme which allows health and social care workers to register with the SSSC. Learners will gain knowledge, understanding, skills and attributes that will help them to contribute to the care and support of people in the social services and health sectors.

Entry Requirements

5 subjects at National 5 including an English based subject; or NC Child Health and Social Care or the SVQ Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

This course is designed to provide you with a qualification suitable for entry to nurse training but may also allow progression to the HNC Social Care, BA Health Studies or BA Child and Youth Studies.

Start Date

September

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

6