Advanced (SCQF Level 6)


1 year


Aug 2024


  • Care


  • Aberdeen City Campus

Why take this course?

This course is ideal for thoughtful and considerate individuals who may be interested in becoming an adult, mental health or children and young person nurse or paramedic and who care about supporting those who need help with daily living activities.

This course is not for those who wish to pursue a career in midwifery or paramedic practice unless you have other Higher level qualifications, please check with admissions at your preferred university.

Enthusiastic school leavers or those who would like a career change and who may have had experience of caring for others should apply. You should enjoy diverse group interaction and be mature enough to work on your own initiative.

What you will experience

  • Dementia care
  • Psychology
  • Anatomy
  • Sociology
  • Higher Care qualification
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Mental Health
  • Practical Employability/Clinical Skills – healthcare