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Child, Health and Social Care (Social Care Route)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

This course develops knowledge and skills relevant for a career or further study in health care. It is ideal for people returning to education after a break or for people who wish to further their qualifications.

Contents Include:
Social Influences; Values and Principles; Human Development; Introduction to Counselling; Sociology
Psychology; Mental Health Issues; Introduction to Social Services; Crime; Communication; Information and Communication technology; Numeracy.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including English, or Passport to Learning, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Pathways to Social Care or Pathways to Nursing and Allied Health Professionals (Level 6)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Care

SCQF Level

5