This programme is an excellent choice for students who have studied the subject at GCSE or BTEC Certificate level. Students will have an opportunity to study the subject in more depth and to retake English or maths GCSE. It is then possible to progress to Level 3 and gain valuable skills for higher education or employment.
Unit 1: Human Lifespan Development
Unit 2: Health and Social Care Values Mandatory Unit
Unit 3: Effective Communication
Unit 9: Healthy Living
PLUS 9 OTHER OPTIONAL SPECIALIST UNITS
Unit 4: Social Influences
Unit 5: Promoting Health and Wellbeing
Unit 6: The Impact of Nutrition on Health and Wellbeing
Unit 7: Equality and Diversity
Unit 10: Human Body Systems and Care of Disorders
Unit 12: Creative and Therapeutic Activities
The course is assessed through coursework and two external examinations.
Successful completion offers students several routes for progression:
You will be required to have 4 GCSEs at Grade 3 (including Grade 3 in English Language and Maths)