Main campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Safe Working Practice for Care; Therapeutic Relationships: Understanding Behaviour; Hospital Patient Administration; Understanding Personal and Professional Development; Sociology for Care: An Introduction; Learning through Practice; Graded Unit 1: Care and Administrative Practice.
Option units may include:
Physiology for Care Professionals; Essential Skills for Care Practice; Principles of Professional Practice; Mental Health Nursing: An Introduction; Mental Health and Mental Disorder; Learning Disability: Current Policy Issues In Care; Learning Disability: Promoting Safe and Effective Practice
?Health Promotion in a Changing Society; Essential Academic Skills; Administration of Medication
?Understanding and supporting behaviour; Health Care Policy; Mental Health Issues.
2 Highers at C or above; preferably including English or a science subject; or Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services and Healthcare; or NC Health or Social Care; or Access to Nursing plus 1 Higher. Occupational health screening required.
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.
Allows progression to year 2 BA Hons Health Studies
Health and Social Care