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HNC Healthcare Practice

New College Nottingham
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Course UCAS code: HP23
Qualification type:
  • HNC, Full-time , Duration: 1 Years
Course Summary:
This Higher National Certificate in Healthcare Practice is designed to provide you with a broad range of knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in a health and/or social care environment. You will gain a valuable insight into the diversity of the healthcare sector and the importance of collaboration and excellent communication at all levels. This course is suitable for people who are currently employed in relevant sectors and seeking higher-level qualifications to further develop their career. **About the course** You'll be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of the basic concepts, values and principles of healthcare practice, and the skills necessary to perform effectively in a variety of settings within the healthcare sector. The course is provides the opportunity to develop transferable skills such as effective team working, being adaptable and flexible, whilst developing problem-solving skills. **Course Modules will include:** • Law, Policy and Ethical Practice in Health & 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 • Effective Reporting and Record-keeping in Health and Social Care Services • Health Education in Action • Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Ill-Health As part of the course you must complete 225 hours of work placement or experience in a health and/or social care setting. **Assessment:** Units are assessed via a range of internally set and assessed assignments including reports, presentations, portfolios using a range of research, investigation, problem solving, and portfolio based methods. **What Can I Do Next?** You can progress onto the Higher National Diploma (HND) in Healthcare Practice, enter into employment or onto a Higher Apprenticeship as a Healthcare Assistant Practitioner. Should you decide to progress onto the HND in Healthcare Practice you can then progress onto a range of relevant health and social-care related university courses, for example: • BA/BSc (Hons) in Health and Social Care • BA/BSc (Hons) in Health Studies • BSc (Hons) in Adult Nursing • BSc (Hons) in Public Health • BSc (Hons) in Health Promotion
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15 January

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