Health & Social Care
What is the course about?
This course provides students with an awareness of autism, covering what is meant by autism and working with individuals with autism.
Why should I choose the course?
By completing the course, you will develop knowledge which would support progression to further qualifications and build your knowledge of autism.
You will be taught by qualified teachers who have experience working with children and adults in the health or early years sector.
What will I learn?
You will cover the following topics:
- Understanding autism
- Understand some of the characteristics that may present in individuals with autism
- Common misconceptions of autism
What will the course lead on to?
Through achieving this course, students will develop knowledge which would support progression to further qualifications and develop skills needed to gain employment in the health and social care or education sectors.
Students could progress to:
- Level 1 Certificate in Understanding Autism
- Health and social care qualifications
Are there any links with industry and university?
As part of the Health and Social Care Academy we have valuable industry links within the community.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
This course will be delivered by our expert Childcare and Health and Social Care lecturers who all have industry experience. In the Warrington Campus, we have a wide range of resources to help to bring your studies to life in our very own simulation ward, dementia flat and nursery set up.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no entry requirements for this course.
What are my funding options?
For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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