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Full Time Level 5 BTEC Higher National Diploma in Health and Social Care

Northern Regional College

HND (Higher National Diploma) , Health And Social Care

Course Description

Duration 2 years, Full-time Awarding Body Edexcel Entry Requirements Applicants must have successfully obtained a level 3 qualification. Applicants must also satisfy ACCESS NI checks. Course Content This programme contains 16 units which include eight mandatory units, for example: Ensuring Health and Safety Health and Social Care Research Project Understanding Abuse Continuing Professional Development Course Aims To equip individuals with underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills for success in employment in the health and social care sector at supervisory or management levels or as a foundation to further study at degree level. Special Features The ability to apply theory to practice is an essential aspect of the course. Students must spend a minimum of 400 hours in placement in a range of care settings over the two years of the course. The course also involves educational visits to care settings and guest speakers. Assessment Methods Units will be assessed through essays, practical observations, research projects, seminar presentations and examinations. AchievementsQualifications Edexcel Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Health and Social Care. Progression Routes Successful students can progress to a wide range of Level 5 degree programmes including Nursing, Social Work, Youth and Community Work and Psychology. This programme allows students to gain a higher level qualification whilst combing theory to work based practice.

Duration 2 years, Full-time Awarding Body Edexcel Entry Requirements Applicants must have successfully obtained a level 3 qualification. Applicants must also satisfy ACCESS NI checks. Course Content This programme contains 16 units which include eight mandatory units, for example: Ensuring Health and Safety Health and Social Care Research Project Understanding Abuse Continuing Professional...

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