BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate / Diploma / Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code TRC8
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

Your Health and Social Care course will cover a broad range of topic areas relating to employment and further study in the health and social care sector.


Courses include Certificate, double and extended diploma.  

Details

Your Health and Social Care course will cover a broad range of topic areas relating to employment and further study in the health and social care sector.

You will develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of the units taught, these are likely to include the following areas:


 • Human lifespan

• Working in Health and Social Care

• Meeting individual care needs

• Principles of safe practice

• Physiological disorders

• Nutritional health

• Complementary therapies

• Anatomy and physiology

• Enquiries into current research

• Work experience in HSC

• Promoting public health

• Genetics

• Infection prevention

How will it be delivered?

Externally assessed exams

Externally assessed controlled assessments

Internally assessed assignments

Entry requirements

General Level 3 entry requirements.

Your next steps...

This course could lead onto higher education in Health & Social Care or related subjects.  it links very well with Psychology, Sociology and Physical Education. 

Students have gone on to careers in / as:

Care Assistant, Nurse, Midwife, Paramedic, Youth Worker, Primary teaching, Medical Representative.