Education and Social Services

Glasgow Clyde College


Langside Campus


BA/Diploma Higher Education: Education and Social Services is a full-time course which will give you the opportunity, if you have a relevant HNC, to continue your studies at Degree level and/or progress into employment within a social care, health care or educational services environment.

The course has been developed to meet the requirements for employment, particularly in relation to understanding the need for Integrated Service delivery in this sector.

This is a partnership course with the University of Strathclyde, and upon successful completion of the Diploma year, you can move directly to the third year of the BA (Honours) programme at the University of Strathclyde.

Content: Professional and Personal Development; Societal Context and Policy; Integration of Services; Understanding and Meeting Needs; Understanding and Developing Practice; Work Practice Placement.

Entry Requirements

Relevant HNC or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 7. Academic reference and interview.

All qualifications must have been achieved in the previous five years.

Progression Routes

BA Education and Social Services at Strathclyde University.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Social Care and Counselling

SCQF Level