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Cambridge Regional College

Social and Community Work

UCAS Code: Not applicable

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English at grade 9-4 (A*-C)

Level 3 qualification - this should be in a related subject such as Health and Social Care, Childcare

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Part-time | 2021

This is a part-time course for people passionate about working in social care and community work with children, young people and families. They should hold a Level 3 qualification and be able to demonstrate, at interview, the potential to succeed in higher education.

The Pearson BTEC Higher National qualifications in Social and Community Work are aimed at students wanting to continue their education through applied learning.
Higher Nationals provide a wide-ranging study of the health and social care sector and are designed for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in social and community work or related fields.
In addition to the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the study of the health and social care sector, Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Social and Community Work give students experience
of the breadth and depth of the sector that will prepare them for further study or training in social and community work related fields.

The Pearson BTEC Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Social and Community Work offers students a broad introduction to the subject area via a mandatory core of learning, while allowing for the acquisition of skills and experience through Specialist pathways and the selection of Optional units across a range of occupationally-relevant subjects. This effectively builds underpinning Core and Specialist skills. Students will gain a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in evidence-based practice, personal research, self-study, directed study and workplace learning and experience.

Modules

This course is made up of the following units:

Unit 1: Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care
Unit 2: Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice
Unit 3: Mental Health and Wellbeing: a Whole Person Approach
Unit 4: Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice (Pearson set Project)
Unit 10: Applied Understanding of Human Development and Behaviour
Unit 12: Inspiring Young People
Unit 15: Youth and Community Work

Please note - units are subject to change.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£4,990
for the whole course
England
£4,990
for the whole course
Northern Ireland
£4,990
for the whole course
Scotland
£4,990
for the whole course
Wales
£4,990
for the whole course

The Uni


Course location:

Cambridge Campus

Department:

Health and Social Care

TEF rating:
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