This course is designed to provide a broad educational basis for further education, further training of for moving into employment with the Health and Social Care Sector.
What will I learn?
The course provides a greater understanding of how to care for and support individuals from various client groups and care settings.
- Communication and Individual Rights in Health and Social Care
- Vocational Experience in a Health and Social Care Setting
- Creative and Therapeutic Activities in Health and Social Care
- The Impact of Diet on Health
How will I be assessed?
Assessment is continuous and will be based on assignments, practical work and workplace performance. You will attend college 3 days a week and placement one day a week.
4 GCSEs at 3 (D) or above, one of which must be English and desirable GCSE Maths.
Progression & Career Opportunities
This course will prepare you for further study at Level 3. Once you have completed the course you will be able to enter a number of industries. These include Nursing, Social Work and Social Care.
Cost of Study
This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.
There will be a course contribution fee of £120 for materials. There is also an additional fee for the DBS check of approximately £60.