Social Services (previously HNC Social Care)

HNC
Moray College UHI

Course details

Course description

Year 1 - HNC

Mandatory Units are:
Care in contemporary society
Leadership starts with me
Health wellbeing and safeguarding
Lifespan development theoretical approaches
Promote effective communication
Promote health, safety and security in the work setting
Develop your practice through reflection and learning
Social services graded unit 1
Care practice

You must also choose three optional units which may include:
Promoting quality of life through dementia skilled practice
Understanding and supporting behaviour
Mental health issues in a care setting
Administration of medication
Developing the individual within a team
Health and social care: personalisation in practice
Health promotion in a changing society
Promoting positive behaviour
Learning disability: current policy issues in care
Supporting individuals with autistic spectrum disorder
Working with autism
Telehealthcare response
Supervise the protection of people
Understanding loss and the process of grief
Collaborative working
Caring for young people in secure care settings
Supporting children and young people with additional support needs
Supporting children and young people's behaviour

Option units available may vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus

Provided by

Moray College UHI

MC.Registry.Moray@uhi.ac.uk

01343 576000

Provider website

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

Entry requirements

Normally 2 Scottish Highers at grade C or above, OR 1 A level at grade D or above These should preferably include English Alternatively an NC level 6 Group Award that includes Higher Care or a similar Higher OR Completion of Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services and Healthcare You should also have experience in a social service setting or similar work, either in a voluntary capacity or as an informal carer Prospective students without the standard entry requirements are encouraged to apply and will be considered on an individual basis You may also be required to attend an interview Successful applicants will be required to complete a PVG Disclosure Check and become PVG Scheme Members in order to undertake this course

Course options

Course details

Full time

11th Sep 2019

Cost: £ (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

This is the main contact address for the provider. This may not be the location where this course is presented.

Course details

Part time

11th Sep 2019

Cost: £ (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

This is the main contact address for the provider. This may not be the location where this course is presented.