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Responding to Alcohol and Drug Use (Yr 3 of 3) (Level 5 Foundation Degree)

UU
Care & Health

Course Overview

This course is for those working in a variety of settings supporting individuals who misuse alcohol and/or drugs. It aims to help students develop an understanding of personal, professional, ethical and legal issues that may affect practice and to foster personal and professional development in terms of reflective practice, self-awareness. The course is completed over 3 academic years. The modules include: Impact of Substance Misuse on Health and Well-being, Recognition of Drug & Alcohol Use, Legal and Ethical Issues in Drugs and Alcohol, Screening, Assessment and Support Planning, Therapeutic Interventions for Substance Use, Harm Reduction Strategies, Evidence Based Practice, Effective Helping Relationships, Work Based Learning, Hidden Harm and Mental Health. Students who successfully complete the Foundation Degree may be eligible to apply for entry to the final year of the BSc Hons Health and Wellbeing, or BSc Hons Applied Health Studies programmes at Ulster University.
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    30 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strand Road
  • Course Code
    N/A

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: Foundation Degree in Responding to Alcohol and Drug Use (Yr 3 of 3)
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Strand Road
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee 500
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

No Interview. Normal progression to Year 3 of the Foundation Degree requires successful completion of all Year 2 assessments.

Additional Information

For further information contact: Course Director: Lara McKeever lara.mckeever@nwrc.ac.uk

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