Diploma in Health and Social Care

Overview

Prospective candidates who enrol in this course should have an interest in working with elderly persons and persons with different abilities. Lectures include a number of varied topics such as nutrition, equality, diversity, dignity and rights of individuals. Moreover, this programme of study provides a route for education within a number of specialised areas such as the Social Care sector, Early Years Education, and Health Sciences. The programme offers an opportunity for learners to carry out work-based learning in two different host organisations which form part of the sector. Here they will be expected to carry out a range of assigned tasks under supervision. In the case of learners who do not wish to further their studies, this one-year programme provides a suitable exit point to seek employment as a care worker.

Course Duration

1 Year

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