Gozo Campus

Course Title: Advanced Diploma in Social Care
Course Code: CS4-02-23G


Course details

Mode: Includes Work Placement
This is a two-year full-time programme of studies during which the learner becomes better acquainted with the specialised services offered by different agencies and organisations in the care sector. Lectures deal with delivering personal care, sociological and psychological perspectives in care, legislation, communication skills and health practices. Lecturers will present scenarios which are dynamic and thought-provoking allowing the learners to be prepared to work in challenging environments dealing with vulnerable individuals. A work-based learning component is included in the framework of this programme.
Dan huwa programm full-time ta’ sentejn li matulu l-istudenti jsiru aktar familjari mas-servizzi speċjalizzati offruti minn aġenziji u organizzazzjonijiet differenti fis-settur tal-kura. Il-lezzjonijiet jittrattaw il-kura personali, perspettivi soċjoloġiċi u psikoloġiċi, il-leġiżlazzjoni, il-ħiliet tal-komunikazzjoni u l-bijoloġija tal-bniedem. L-għalliema jippreżentaw xenarji li huma dinamiċi u li jġiegħlu lill-istudenti jaħsbu, u l-istudenti jitħejjew biex jaħdmu f’ambjenti ta’ sfida ma’ individwi vulnerabbli. Komponent ta’ tagħlim ibbażat fuq ix-xogħol huwa inkluż fil-qafas ta’ dan il-programm.
MQF Level: 4
Duration: 2 Years Full-time
Entry requirements: Any MCAST Level 3 Diploma
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Other entry requirements: Prior to embarking on a Work Placement, learners need to present a clean police conduct certificate.
Career opportunities: Social support worker
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