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Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) (Level 3 Queens University Access Diploma)

QUB
Adult Learning (Access to Higher Education)

Course Overview

This course is of interest to those wishing to learn about health and social care, providing adult learners with an opportunity to gain a qualification which can be used as a progression pathway to higher education. It can help you progress to professional courses such as nursing, midwifery, social work, youth/community work, occupational therapy and other degree courses in the social science/ health studies field. Over the two years you will study the following: Health and welfare; research; study skills/communication skills; human anatomy and physiology; IT; mathematics; and optional units in psychology or microbiology (depending on enrolment numbers). You will attend classes over one full day per week OR two mornings per week depending on your preferred mode of attendance. Additional time will be needed to undertake independent reading and study. Students following the part time course should refer to entrance criteria above.
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    34 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strabane
    Strand Road

Important Message

Applications/Enrolment now Closed for this year

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: Queens University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) Ref D003
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
    (Wed: 9:00AM-6:00PM)
    Fees:
    Full £435.00
    Concession £174.00
  • Course: Queens University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) Ref D004
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
    (Wed: 9:00AM-2:00PM Thu: 9:00AM-2:00PM)
    Fees:
    Full £435.00
    Concession £174.00
  • Course: Queens University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) Ref S002
    Campus: Strabane
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
    (Tue: 9:00AM-6:00PM)
    Fees:
    Full £435.00
    Concession £174.00
    Examination £196.00
  • Course: Queens University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) Ref S002
    Campus: Strabane
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
    (Tue: 9:00AM-6:00PM)
    Fees:
    Full £435.00
    Concession £174.00
    Examination £196.00

Course Offering

  • Site location Strabane Strand Road
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

No Interview Required. Normal progression to Year 2 of the course requires successful completion of Year 1 assessments.

Additional Information

Own stationery and calculator will be required. Further information on the course Try Before You Apply site - http://learn.nwrc.ac.uk/_teldemo/tbya/healthwelfare_access9/ Theresa McLoone 028 7127 6364 Email: theresa.mcloone@nwrc.ac.uk Core Modules: Health and Welfare; Research; Study Skills/Communication Skills; Human Anatomy and Physiology; IT; Mathematics. Optional Modules: Students can choose either Psychology or Microbiology (depending on enrolment numbers for psychology). Study Progression: Applicants may apply to study Foundation Degree / HNC or other degree level study. It can also help you progress to professional education courses such as nursing, midwifery, social work, youth/community work, occupational therapy and other degree courses in the social science/ health studies field. Future Career Opportunities: Nursing – all branches – starting at Band 5 £24907 – £30615. Midwifery - starting at £24907 depending on allocated pay band and experience. Social Work – starting at £24907 depending on allocated pay band and experience. See TBYA link for further details: http://learn.nwrc.ac.uk/_teldemo/tbya/healthwelfare_access9/ Strand Road Course Contact: Mrs Theresa McLoone / 028 7127 6364 theresa.mcloone@nwrc.ac.uk

Enquiry

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    NWRC is a great place to learn. The NWRCSU is run by students, for students. We will do our upmost to ensure that the student voice is strong in the College and that your views are being heard right at the very top. Let us all work together so that every student feels that they belong to the college
    Eamonn Kelly
  • Image of Suzanne Ramage
    When I finish my Foundation Degree I plan to progress to University and do a Bio-Medical Degree and eventually work in a forensic lab.
    Suzanne Ramage

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