John Wheatley College

Full Time HNC Health Care

John Wheatley College
In Glasgow

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Important information

Typology HNC
Location At 2 venues (Scotland)
Description

Individuals who wish to undertake a qualification to work in the Health/Social Care sector. Additionally, the course caters for those wishing to progress to a Higher Education programme at university. For certain candidates, depending on their circumstances, the programme can also be a unique opportunity for sessional employment two days per week through the local Community Health and Social.

Facilities (2)
Where and when

Location

Starts

Glasgow
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1200 Westerhouse Road, G34 9HZ

Starts

On request
Glasgow
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2 Haghill Road, G31 3SR

Starts

On request

To take into account

· Requirements

Candidates will be invited to submit a piece of written work (200 words approx.) to assist in identifying communication skills. Successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure Scotland report as the programme includes a practical work placement element. To join this course it would be useful for candidates to have achieved the Int 2 or NC in Health and Social Care (or equivalent) and/or English Higher/Communication 4 and Numeracy Int 2 (especially for those planning to progress to nursing or other University programme). It would also be advantageous for candidates to have undertaken a science unit but this is not essential.

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What you'll learn on the course

Full Time

Course programme

HNC Health Care

Aimed at: Individuals who wish to undertake a qualification to work in the Health/Social Care sector. Additionally, the course caters for those wishing to progress to a Higher Education programme at university.
For certain candidates, depending on their circumstances, the programme can also be a unique opportunity for sessional employment two days per week through the local Community Health and Social Care Partnership - for more information contact the College's Advice Team.

Location: Easterhouse and East End Campus

Available: Full-Time, Part-Time

Units Include:
  • Health Care: Practice Experience
  • Health Care Policy
  • Positive Health Care for Individuals
  • Psychology and Sociology in Health Care
  • Physiology for Health Care Professionals
  • Principles of Health Care Practice
  • Calculations and Practical Techniques in Health Care
  • Physiology of the Reproductive System
  • Health Care: Graded Unit
Progression:
  • Employment in Health/Social Care
  • BA (Hons) in Nursing (Glasgow Caledonian and University of the West of Scotland)
  • BA Health Studies in other Higher Education Institutions

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