HNC/D in Healthcare Practice
Type: Full Time / Part Time
Mode: Part Time: one day a week over two years / Full Time two days a week for one year.
Start Date: September 2018
End Date:
Day: TBC
Time:
Duration: HNC: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time / HND: 2 years full-time, 3-4 years part-time
Cost: £6,000 Full Time / £3,000 per year Part Time
Course Overview

This programme is for students who wish to pursue or advance their career in healthcare practice or related fields. Those who are working or wish to work and develop their skills as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the healthcare sector and adapt to a constantly changing world.

This programme has a number of different subject specialisms that result in different award titles. The title of the award made will depend on the modules completed. The titles of the awards available are:

  • HNC Healthcare Practice (Integrated Health and Social Care)
  • HNC Healthcare Practice (Healthcare Management)
  • HNC Healthcare Practice (Public Health and Health Promotion)
  • HNC Healthcare Practice (Nursing and Healthcare Support)

 

  • HND Healthcare Practice (Integrated Health and Social Care)
  • HND Healthcare Practice (Healthcare Management)
  • HND Healthcare Practice (Public Health and Health Promotion)
  • HND Healthcare Practice (Nursing and Healthcare Assistant)

Students will attend one day and evening per week for the full-time route and will undertake a placement of 100 hours per academic year alongside their academic studies where they are not already in relevant employment.

Part time students will take a selection or modules from the full time programme.

What will I learn?

HNC Units in the programme may include:
• Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health and Social Care
• Demonstrating Professional Principles and Values in Health and Social Care Practice
• Supporting the Individual Journey through Integrated Health and Social Care
• Fundamentals of Evidence-based Practice
Plus a selection of optional units dependent upon the subject pathway.

HND Units in the programme may include:
• Innovation and Improvement through Action Research
• Reflective Approaches in Implementing Person-centred Practice

Plus, a selection of optional units dependent upon the subject pathway.

How will the course be assessed?

Assessment takes place at the end of each unit and is in the form of reports, presentations, essays, case studies and logs/journals as appropriate.

Materials and other information

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

Progression

Assessment takes place at the end of each unit and is in the form of reports, presentations, essays, case studies and logs/journals as appropriate.

 

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