Access (SCQF Level 6)


1 year (typically 3 days a week in College)


29 Aug 2022


  • Care


  • Aberdeen City Campus

Why take this course?

This course offers an excellent opportunity for those who would like to pursue a career in adult or mental health nursing.  You may be considering a change of career or have worked in a support worker role and now wish to gain qualifications.  Please note: This course is not suitable for those wanting to undertake midwifery or children’s nursing.

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What you will experience

  • Human Biology
  • Values and Principles
  • Social Influences
  • Human Development and Behaviour
  • Mental Health and Mental Illness
  • Preparation for HE, which will prepare you for the transition to university and will help support those returning to education
  • Health Promotion
  • Caring for People with Dementia