Applied Social Studies- QQI Level 5- WCFE

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course introduces students to the broad area of social care. It is a foundation /springboard into social care work and social worker progression courses or can
lead directly into the workplace. This is a one year full time course with QQI Level 5 certification.

COURSE CONTENT

●Intercultural Studies
●Legal Practice and Procedures
●Community Arts Practice
●Psychology
●Social Studies
●Political Studies
●Conflict Resolution
●Work Experience
●Patient and Manual Handling
●Occupational First Aid
●MAPA© Management of Actual and Potential Aggression

 

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

●Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent.
●Successful completion of interview.
●Applications from mature students will be considered.
●Applicants will be required to undertake Garda vetting.
●Written references.

PROGRESSION 

The full QQI Level 5 Certificate facilitates entry, on a competitive basis, to a range of third-level institutions nationwide. Further details are available from the relevant institutions. Progression to the Advanced Certificate in Social Care in WCFE is also possible. Specific progression links are available with WIT and IT Carlow for this course

 

CERTIFICATION: QQI Level 5 – Applied Social Studies (5M2181)

COSTS

Cost may be anticipated for:
●Occupational First Aid (€90)
●Patient and Manual Handling (€50)
●MAPA© (€25)
●Textbooks: Approx. €100
●Hepatitis B Injections (through your GP or medical centre)

Contact

Contact
  • Address Waterford College of Further Education,Parnell St.,Waterford City
  • Phone (051) 874053
  • Emailinfo@wcfe.ie
  • Websitewww.wcfe.ie
  • Category Social Care, Soc. Science
  • Location Waterford City

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