Social Care - Introduction

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Social Care - Introduction
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Carlow Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2021.
Application Date Apply Online:
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Duration 1 year part-time, 1 evening per week – 1.5 hours (Indicative).
Course Fee €390.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Codes:
Carlow Campus CW-HRISC-Q
Wicklow Campus CW-HKISC-Q
Wexford Campus CW-HXISC-Q
Course Content

Expand+What is this programme about?
This aim of this module is to provide learners with the theoretical and legal context within which social care work operates. The module aims to develop student’s conceptual knowledge so they can articulate their soc...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
The Role of the Social Care Professional
Rights, Needs and Person Centred Care Plans
Theories for Practice
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries

Expand+Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House