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AL765
Applied Social Studies in Social Care

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3 years
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This course will prepare you to work in a profession where you provide care, protection, support, welfare and advocacy for vulnerable or dependent clients, individually or in groups.

Work placements (minimum total period of 10 weeks) form an essential part of the course and are undertaken in second year of this higher certificate programme. This programme is also available on a part-time basis.

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Number of Reserved Places:  15 places

This course will accept Any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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This programme is a professional qualification in social care which will lead you to find employment with different client groups in a variety of care settings. It is the recognised entry point for the professional social care. 



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