HND in Social & Community Work
- Course Length2 Years
- Type of CourseFull Time
- Week Commencing02-09-2019
- Annual Fee£5950
- Discount & Loan Info
The Higher National Certificate (HND) is a level 5 qualification made up of 240 credits.
This course is suitable for those wishing to work within a healthand social care environment, and will prepare you for practice under Care Quality Commission jurisdiction. In addition to the academic units delivered at College, you will need to complete at least 225 hours of an industry placement in a suitable healthor social care workplace.
The course will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for employment in the industry at a supervisory or management level, through a flexible choice of units depending on your career goal. You will develop the knowledge and academic study skills required for progression to university degree courses, including research, analysis, critical thinking and competence and capability in practicebased skills in the workplace.
This course may also be a route to top-up degrees for a range of university courses.
Other Important Info
Classes will be delivered through the use of interactive lectures, guest speakers, seminars, group work, debates, visits, presentations and more
This course is a popular route to further study at university. You will also be prepared for a wide range of professional careers at a supervisory or junior management level.
You will need one of the following:
Mature students with a relevant profile of achievement and industry experience will be considered.
You will also need to have English and maths GCSE at grade C/grade 4.
Why Choose MidKent College?
What our students say...
I joined the College as an Access to Nursing and Healthcare Professions student in 2015 with an aim to pursue a nursing career.. I decided to progress at College instead of university, and enrolled on the HNC Health and Social Care course. Throughout this one year level 4 course I developed my higher education skills and subject ...