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Health and Social Care at The Brunts Academy

Course description

BTEC Level 3 focuses on particular aspects of employment within the Health and Social Care sector. The BTEC Level 3 Certificate is a qualification which can extend a learner’s programme of study and give vocational emphasis.

The Subsidiary Diploma is equivalent to one GCE A level and this is gained at the end of Year 13.

All units are assessed internally through assignments.

Students will have the opportunity to complete a work placement and use evidence to support completion of assignments.

Entry requirements

This course is suitable for students who have a profile of 5 A*-C grades, with a minimum of a B grade in English.

No prior study of Health and Social Care at level 2 is required.

Students must be prepared to undertake a placement in a Health and Social Care setting.

The ability to complete independent research on placements is vital.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Brunts Academy directly.

Last updated date: 28 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years