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Diploma In Introduction To Health, Social Care & Children's Settings Course Level 1 at Stephenson College

Course description

This qualification will provide you with a good insight into a career in health and/or social care with adults or children and young people.

Course content

You will cover a range of subject areas that include; communication, health and safety,human growth and development. You will also learn functional skills which are English and Maths as required. You will learn by using a range of methods, practical activities, visits to health, social care and children's settings.

Entry requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs, one of which should be a Grade D or higher in English or Maths. You will also need a good school report.


By written assignments and case studies.

Financial information

You will need to buy a fleece and polo shirt for your work placement, available from the College. Help with costs are available; please contact Student Services 01530 836136 ext 220 to find out if you are eligible.

Future opportunities

On completion of this course you could progress on to:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Children's Workforce Development
  • Possible employment.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year full-time = 40 weeks
  • Course code: CH1FTP00IC0
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