HNC Social Services
This course provides the skills, knowledge and experience to develop a career within the Social Care sector. There is a mandatory work placement element with the requirement to complete SVQ level 3 units.
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 Scottish Social Services Council SSSC.
24 Aug 2020
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