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Pathway to Healthcare

Forth Valley College

Venues

Stirling Campus, Falkirk Campus

Content

Working in a health care setting can provide a rewarding career choice. This course develops specialist knowledge, understanding and skills required to provide high quality supportive care for a wide range of adults. It provides opportunities to gain the formal qualifications needed to progress to HNC level study in relevant disciplines.

Content:

Higher Care; Care Values; Human Development; Social Influences; Practical skills for Care; Human Biology; Communication; Numeracy; Information and Communication Technology.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English and Maths, or NC Child, Health and Social Care (Healthcare Route), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. 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

HNC Care and Administrative Practice

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Care

SCQF Level

6