Advanced Certificate in Health, Social Care & Nursing

Course Content

This course includes a range of Level 6 subjects which are relevant to careers in health and social care (including nursing and social work). 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. Opportunity to study additional Mathematics online which can support progression to social work and university. 

Entry Requirements

Four National 5s in academic subjects at C pass or above, or equivalent (to include English) or successful completion of a Level 5 Care course.

Selection will be made on a satisfactory personal statement, qualifications and written exercise.

Method of Assessment

Assignments may include class activities, written reports and essays, case studies, presentations, and project-based assessments.

Future Prospects

Completion of all units, a good attendance record, and a positive reference may allow learners to progress to HNC Social Services, HNC Healthcare Practice or into employment.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Aug 2024

  • 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
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