Fast Track For A Career in Care

Course Content

This course gives learners the opportunity to experience a variety of subjects in health and social care including: health and well-being, social influences, human development and behaviour, values and principles in care in addition to communication, numeracy and information technology skills. This course is designed to develop academic skills, allowing applicants to progress to further study.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements however applicants should demonstrate a genuine interest in a career in care. Core Skills (Maths and English) at level 4 is desirable. Selection will be made on satisfactory personal statement and diagnostic exercise.

Method of Assessment

Assessments include project-based work with end-of-unit assessments and open-book investigations.

Future Prospects

Progression to other health and social care courses may be possible on successful completion of the course.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    16 Jan 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 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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