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UCAS CODE: L5M9

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  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Location

    Calderdale College Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This course for those students who want to progress to higher education but would like to gain an intermediate qualification that would eventually lead them to a degree or employment.It is especially suitable for those who are currently employed in the relevant field of work and would now like qualifications that would develop their career further.This qualification will:Provide education and training for a range of careers in the health and social care sector.Provide opportunities for you to gain a nationally recognised vocationally specific qualification to enter employment in the health and social care sector or to progress to higher education vocational qualifications, such as a degree, in a related area.Develop the knowledge, understanding and skills of learners in the health and social care sector.Provide opportunities for you to develop a range of skills, techniques and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.The modules that you will study include: Year 1 HNCCommunication in Health & Social Care OrganisationsPrinciples of Health & Social Care PracticeHealth & Safety in the Health & Social Care WorkplaceSocial PolicyWorking in Partnership in Health & Social CareYear 2 HNDResearch ProjectEmpowering Users of Health & Social Care ServicesUnderstanding Specific Needs in Health & Social CareContemporary Issues in Health & Social CareSupporting Independent LivingSupporting Significant Life EventsWorkbased ExperienceHealth promotion

Application deadline

15 January

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UCAS Points :

Level 3 qualifications in a relevant subject however applicants with other qualifications such as A Levels, Access courses are encouraged to apply as experience and prior learning will be taken into account. Offers will be made to students on the basis of both their academic qualifications and interview.

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University information

University Centre Calderdale College

  • Campus address

    Calderdale College, Francis Street, Halifax, Calderdale, HX1 3UZ, England

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