Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care at SCQF Level 6

Course Content

This course includes a range of national progression awards, which are relevant to careers in health and social care. It includes a variety of care based subjects designed to underpin knowledge in a range of care settings. Core skills are integrated throughout the programme.

Entry Requirements

Four National 5s or equivalent or successful completion of a level 5 course. Applicants will be invited to attend an information session. Selection will be made on satisfactory interview, diagnostic test and a satisfactory reference. Acceptable PVG.

Method of Assessment

Assessments include class activities, written reports and essays, role-play scenarios and discussion panels and project-based assessments.

Future Prospects

Completion of all units, good attendance record and a positive reference may allow learners to progress to HN care courses. The qualification is recognised by employers within health & social care and may lead to employment.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    13 Sep 2021

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Health & Social Care

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

Recruitment is now for Reserve List places only – please contact us if you wish to discuss

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