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Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science with Social Work)

Coleg y Cymoedd

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  • Qualification

    Access to Higher Education

  • Location

    Coleg y Cymoedd

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course Information

This course offers a route into Higher Education for both vocational and academic courses including Social Work, Youth Work, Community Work, Housing, Law, Criminology, Psychology and other Social Science based courses.

The objective of the course is to provide a supportive and friendly environment to enable you to develop your potential and to prepare you for university study.

What Will I Learn?

You will study vocational subjects related to your course such as Social Work Practice and Theories, Psychology, Criminology and Sociology in addition to literacy, study skills and numeracy.

Assessment

You will be assessed by tutors throughout your course. Assessment will cover practical skills, oral questioning, assignment work and written questions. You will be required to sit short examinations throughout the course.

Career Progression

After successful completion of this course, you will be able to apply for a wide range of Degrees. This may lead to careers in Social Work, Youth Work, Probation Services, Housing, Teaching, Law and Police Services.

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University information

Coleg y Cymoedd

  • Campus address

    Coleg y Cymoedd, Twyn Road, Hengoed, Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly, CF82 7XR, Wales

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