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Publication - Report

The commission on widening participation in nursing and midwifery education and careers

Published: 7 Dec 2017

The aim of the commission was to maximise opportunities to participate in nursing and midwifery education and careers.

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78 page PDF

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The commission on widening participation in nursing and midwifery education and careers
Annex 2. Current further education qualifications offered and routes to progression and articulation to nursing programmes in Scotland

78 page PDF

1.5MB

Annex 2. Current further education qualifications offered and routes to progression and articulation to nursing programmes in Scotland

SCQF levels

Average SCQF points

Named programme/course

Target group

Study routes

Progression and articulation routes

5

N/A

National 5 Health and Social Care

School-leavers

Adult returnees

Employed staff

Full-time and part-time

SWAP Access to Nursing (subject to eligibility) College designed access to nursing courses NC Health and Social Care Higher Care Employment

5

Varies

National Progression Award

School-leavers

Adult returnees

Employed staff

Full-time and part-time

SWAP Access to Nursing (subject to eligibility) College designed access to nursing courses NC Health and Social Care Higher Care Employment

6

108

Access to Nursing

School-leavers Adult returnees

Full-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1)

6

108

SWAP Access to Nursing

Adult returnees

Full-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1)

6

72

National Certificate Health and Social Care

School-leavers Adult returnees

Full-time and part-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1)

6

24

Higher Care

School-leavers Adult returnees

Full-time as part of school/ FEI programme of study

HEI nursing degree (year 1)

6

Varies

PDAs

Adult returnees

Part-time

Employment Further and higher education courses

6

Varies: minimum 51, maximum 58

Foundation Apprenticeship

Senior phase school/ FEI partnership programme

Part-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1) Further and higher education courses Employment

6

Varies

SVQ2 Social Services and Modern Apprenticeship

School-leavers Adult returnees Employed staff

Part-time

Further and higher education courses Employment

7

32

Advanced Higher

School pupils School-leavers

Part-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1)

7

96–120

HNC Care and Administrative Practice

School-leavers Adult returnees Employed staff

Full-time and part-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1 and 2) (year 2 places subject to availability of HEI numbers)

7

Varies: minimum 69, maximum 84

SVQ 3 Social Services and Modern Apprenticeship

Adult returnees Employed staff

Full-time and part-time

Further and higher education courses Employment

7

104

Scottish Baccalaureates

School pupils School-leavers

Full-time

Further and higher education courses HEI nursing degree (year 1)

8

240

HND Care and Administrative Practice

School-leavers Adult returnees Employed staff

Full-time and part-time

HEI nursing degree (year 1 and 2) (year 2 places subject to availability of HEI numbers)


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