Care and Administrative Practice HNC

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Perth (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • HNC
  • Perth (Scotland)
Description

This course will give you the required skills and knowledge to take advantage of many different career opportunities in nursing, health and allied health professions. It will also prepare you for the new registration requirements for Health Care Support Workers and is preparation towards becoming an Associate Practitioner. On completion you will be able to pursue a career in a health related profession or pre-registration nurse education. You can also progress to the BA (Hons) Health Studies. Special features The course has been designed to meet the needs of different paramedical and health care providers You will undertake work placements as part of your course

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Perth
Crieff Road, PH1 2NX, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Mental Health
IT
Skills and Training

Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Mandatory units are: Safe Working Practice for Care  Therapeutic Relationships: Understanding Behaviour  Hospital Patient Administration  Understanding Personal and Professional Development  Sociology for Care: An Introduction  Learning through Practice  Graded Unit 1: Care and Administrative Practice option units may include: Physiology for Care Professionals  Essential Skills for Care Practice  Principles of Professional Practice  Mental Health Nursing: An Introduction  Mental Health and Mental Disorder  Learning Disability: Current Policy Issues In Care  Learning Disability: Promoting Safe and Effective Practice  Health Promotion in a Changing Society  Essential Academic Skills Administration of Medication   Understanding and supporting behaviour    Health Care Policy Mental Health Issues    Option units available may vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus