This level 5 applied psychology course gives students an insight into the areas of Psychology & Social Studies. It provides a combination of theoretical and practical training in the sectors of childhood, adolescence, disabilities, and older people. Students will learn about the roles and responsibilities of working in a caring environment and will have the opportunity to enhance their communication, computer and first aid skills throughout the course.
- Human Growth and Development
- Work Experience
- Care Provision and Practice
- Social Studies
- Intellectual Disability Studies
- Care of the Older Person
- First Aid
- Safety and Health at Work
5M2786 – QQI Level 5 Community Care
Employment opportunities open to graduates include:
Nursing Home Support Assistant| Apply for entry to An Garda Siochána & Defence Forces | ID Caring Services | Youth, Family and Community Work | Simon Community | Women’s Aid.