HNC Social Services
Provides the skills, knowledge and experience to develop a career within the health and/or social care sectors. There is a mandatory work placement element with the requirement to complete SVQ level 3 units. Please note: this course has replaced HNC Social Care.
Two Highers at grade C or above and experience of working in a care setting (paid or voluntary). Successful completion of Advanced Certificate in Health and Social Care at SCQF level 6 or Foundation Apprenticeship in Social Services and Healthcare. Other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis. Selection is based on a personal statement, qualifications, experience, reference and written exercises completed at interview. All applicants will be required to have an acceptable PVG record check.
Method of Assessment
A range of assessment methods are used including projects, reports, essay writing and observation in the workplace.
Degree level study or employment as a practitioner in a social care setting. This is a nationally recognised qualification and enables registration with the SSSC.
26 Aug 2019
All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.