Health Care and Social Services

BA (Hons) Education and Social Services


Available at Motherwell


This course is for those who are enthusiastic about working as part of a team to support the delivery of integrated Education and Social Services.

Three days each week in college will give you the opportunity to undertake a range of subjects with the focus being on learning about these integrated services and the skills necessary to undertake professional roles.

You will also have the opportunity to look at personal development planning and the role it plays in your learning.

There will be a four week placement as part of the course to observe how services are moving towards integrated provision.

One year of the programme will be undertaken at New College Lanarkshire with completion of the degree over 2 years at the University of Strathclyde.

PVG check will be required for this course.

Course Information

HNC in a related subject which offers a mandatory placement e.g Childhood Practice, Social Services, Additional Support Needs, Health Care Practice, Working in Communities and Housing.  Achieve an A in the Graded Unit. Submission of a Personal Statement, participation at an information session, skills assessment and interview forms part of the selection criteria.

Units include Introduction to Integrated Services; Working, Learning and Practice in Relation to Social Services and How People Develop and Learn.

Successful completion of the course will support applications for postgraduate study. Examples of this are - Primary Education, Community Development and Learning. Social work, Additional Support Needs, Career Guidance and Housing.

Classes Available



  • Days
  • 3 days pw
  • Start Date
  • 05 Sep 2022