- Course Code: HS031
- Duration: 1 year
- Validated by: Oxford, Cambridge & RSA.
- Study Mode: Full time
A year long course which will provide you with a baseline understanding of health and social care, equivalent to four GCSEs. You will also gain invaluable work experience on the course.
- What will I study?
You will study a range of units including the following
- Safeguarding and Protecting in Health and Social Care
- Working in Health and Social Care
- Human Growth and Development
- Dementia Awareness
- Learning Disabilites
A key element of this course is completion of work experience.
- Entry Requirements
You will need a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade D/3, including English.
- How will I be assessed?
All units are assessed internally through coursework.
- What can I do next?
Employment as a care/ support worker in adult care
Care support workers with adults with learning difficulties
Health Care Assistant
Progression to level 3 Health and Social Care subject to satisfactory completion of all aspects of the course.
- Your Study Programme