Foundation Degree in Alcohol and Substance Misuse Work
Mode: Full-time
Start Date: September 2019
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Duration: 2 years full-time, delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College, UCAS Code: LN56
Cost: £7,500 Full Time
Course Overview

Units in the programme may include:

YEAR 1
• Professional Practice and Personal Development
Planning
• Sociology of Health
• Concepts and Models of Addiction
• Introduction to Research
• Drug and Alcohol Strategy and Legislation
• Care Assessment and Planning

YEAR 2

• Prevention
• Community Involvement and Engagement
• Treatment and Recovery
• Independent Research Project
• Advanced Professional Practice and Personal Development Planning
• Harm Reduction

What will I learn?

Units in the programme may include:

YEAR 1
• Professional Practice and Personal Development Planning
• Sociology of Health
• Concepts and Models of Addiction
• Introduction to Research
• Drug and Alcohol Strategy and Legislation
• Care Assessment and Planning

YEAR 2
• Prevention
• Community Involvement and Engagement
• Treatment and Recovery
• Independent Research Project
• Advanced Professional Practice and Personal Development Planning
• Harm Reduction

How will the course be assessed?

A series of written and practical work is assessed by your tutors and will determine your overall grade.

 

Materials and other information

All HE enrolments are subject to the College’s Higher Education Student Agreement.

Progression

When you graduate, you will have improved your employment/promotion prospects in the areas of substance misuse work, such as drug rehabilitation, detoxification and care.

The Foundation Degree can be topped-up to the BA (Hons) in Health and Applied Social Studies at Accrington and Rossendale College. Please enquire for more information.

Interested?

We have a wide range of adult learning programmes to help you reach your goals.

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