HNC Social Services (Social Care)
Full-time, one year.
Two Highers at grade C or above. Preferably including English. Or an appropriate group of SQA units at level 6.
Applicants without these qualifications who have relevant experience may also be considered.
A place on the course is subject to an interview process and a satisfactory reference. Applicants will be required to become a member of the PVG scheme.
You will attend college 2 days a week plus 2 days placement. Please be aware that a placement is a mandatory component of this course. Placements are allocated to meet the requirements of the course.
The HNC in Social Services (SCQF level 7) will equip you to work effectively in a range of care settings with a variety of service users. You will gain an understanding of the values and principles of social care and will learn how to integrate those values with the necessary skills and knowledge.
This course is highly valued by both universities and employers. Start here and go learn a range of skills within a range of care and allied professions
Attendance at college is 2 days a week plus 2 days placement. Please be aware that a placement is a mandatory component of this course. Placements are allocated to meet the academic requirements of the course.
Plus 4 additional credits
If you successfully complete this course, you can progress on to a career in::
Successful students can also progress on to a range of degree programmes in the Social Work, Care and Health sector. Possible entry to other degree programmes according to entry criteria.