Full Time HND Complementary Therapies

Moray College

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Important information

  • HND
  • Elgin
  • Duration:
    2 Years

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Moray Street, IV30 1JJ, Moray, Scotland
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· Requirements

College general entry requirements for advanced courses apply. Applicants will be considered who do not hold formal qualifications but who can demonstrate the potential to succeed and have the personal qualities, interpersonal skills and commitment essential to meet the demands of a career in Complementary Therapies. Direct entry to Year 2 for holders of HNC Complementary Therapies (15credits)...


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Course programme

Full Time HND Complementary Therapies

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You can study this course
Full Time | Part Time | Infill

Aims of the Course
Complementary Therapies is a growing industry both nationally and internationally.

The aim of this course is
to provide a programme of learning which will combine the knowledge and skills required to produce a skilled and qualified diverse therapist for the Health Sector, Health, Fitness and Leisure Industries.

The second year of the course will allow students to further develop the knowledge, 'hands-on' abilities and managerial skills acquired on the HNC Complementary Therapies.

Course Contents
Study on this course will comprise both theory and practical experience.

Year 1
Same as HNC Complementary Therapies

Year 2 - Choice of Pathways:
Aromatherapy - Advanced
Botanical Science for Aromatherapy
Reflexology - Advanced
Chinese Elements
Remedial Massage
Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Mandatory Units (all pathways):
Preparing and Presenting a Business Plan
Clinical Practice
Graded Unit 2
Integration in Healthcare Service
Human Pathological Process
Lifestyle Advice for Clients
Stress Management
Stress Management for Clients

Optional Units:
Seated Massage
Indian Head Massage
Stone Therapy

Duration of the Course
Full time - 2 years.
Part time attendance over a longer period.

Individual units can also be studied on a part time basis (by negotiation).

Further study may include BSc Complementary Therapies.
Employment opportunities exist for Complementary Therapists in the Health Sector, Clinics, the Health and Leisure Industry and self employment.

UCAS Information
Course Code - 003B
Short form of Course Title - HND/CT

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