- The ageing process
- Working with the Older Person
- Caring for the Older Person with specific needs
- Care Settings
Students will complete work experience in order to gain practical experience and to satisfy the assessment criteria for the course.
On successful completion of this course, students will have achieved one of 8 modules that lead to a QQI level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support 5M4339 or Nursing Studies 5M4325. Care of the Older Person 5N2706 is an optional module of both Major Awards.
- Occupational First Aid
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Care Skills