• January
  • Full-Time
  • 1 year
  • Life Sciences
  • SCQF Level 6


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Intro to the course:

An understanding of what it it like to work with communities in different settings.

SCQF Level 6

Study mode

Start date

Who is the course for?

Anyone who is wishing to return to education or currently working in a voluntary capacity that wishes to gain a further understanding of working with communities.

What will I study?

An introduction to units in psychology , community working , safeguarding , health promotion with a placement element.

Next step course options

Progression to HNC Working with Communities or HND Social Science.

How will I be assessed?

A combination of open and closed book methods of assessment.

Why should I choose this course?

This is an exciting opportunity to return to study and progress to either employment , volunteer opportunities or further study.

Where can this course lead?

Community work opportunities within statutory , voluntary and third sector organisations.

What are the entry requirements?

Reference  and criminal convictions form. PVG once on the course prior to placement.

What are the interview arrangements?

No interview but can have an informal discussion if required.

Fees, finance and funding:

Fees and finances for full time:

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds.

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Full time course: full time

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Study mode Full-Time Start date 09/01/2024 Duration 1 year
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