• Care

    Pathways to Health & Social Care

  • SCQF Level

    Level 5

  • Attendance/Duration

    Short Full time, 18 weeks

  • Start Date

    From 21 Jan 2019

Start Here

Three relevant National 4s or Intermediate 1's, or a pass in a relevant NC course at SCQF Level 4 or equivalent. Students without any formal qualifications, but with life experience and a demonstrable interest in the subject area will also be considered for entry. A place on the course is subject to an interview process.

What's Involved

The Pathways course enables learners to understand and explain why people use care services. This course covers preparation for employment within the care sector or progression to other courses and the development of essential care skills. It gives an opportunity to study subjects across a range of Health and Social Care subjects.

Course content:

  • Values and Principles in Care
  • Social Influences on Behaviour
  • Human Development and Behaviour
  • Communication
  • Mental Health Issues - An Introduction
  • Healthy Eating in a care setting Families in Modern Society

Go Anywhere

Progression on to SVQ level 2 Social Service and Health Care wide range of relevant vocational courses at SCQF Level 6 or employment.

Start Date

21 Jan 2019

Campus

Kilwinning

Start Date

21 Jan 2019

Campus

Ayr