Head of Department
This course is suitable for students who have not attained five grades 4-9 (or equivalent)
Coursework = 100%
Health & Social Care (L2)
(Equivalent to 2 GCSEs)
If you have an interest in health, early years care, education and social care, then this course is perfect for you. Working with and helping a variety of people is an extremely rewarding career and as part of the course you will gain insight into numerous roles that you may want as a career. During the course you will have placements in a number of care settings, to get a full understanding of health care provision whilst practicing your skills and knowledge gained.
What skills will I develop?
You will develop your understanding of the various job roles within the health & social care sector.
You will develop your communication & other practical skills, enhancing them on a work experience placement.
You will learn more about the nutrition and procedures within health & social care.
What topics will I study?
Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate
- Unit 1: Communication in Health & Social Care
- Unit 4: Ensuring Safe Environments in Health & Social Care
- Unit 9: Creative and Therapeutic Activities in Health & Social Care
- Unit 11: Impact of Diet on Health
Where does the course lead?
Passing this course with a Merit or higher will fully prepare students for study at Level 3 or entry level Health & Social Care.