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Health & Social Care BTEC National Level 3 Extended Certificate at Coloma Convent Girls' School

Course description

This qualification provides a broad basis of study for the health and social care sector. It is designed to support progression to higher education when taken as part of a rogramme of study that includes other appropriate BTEC Nationals or A Levels

Course content

Mandatory Units

  • Human Lifespan Development
  • Working in Health and Social Care
  • Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs

Optional Units

One unit from the list below, to be determined by the Team Leader of Health & Social Care

  • Sociological Perspectives
  • Psychological Perspectives
  • Supporting Individuals with Additional Needs
  • Physiological Disorders and their Care

Entry requirements

6 GCSEs including Maths at Grade 4 or above, English Language at Grade 4 or above, and a further 4 or more subjects at Grade C or above (or Grade 4 or above). This pathway will usually involve two A levels and a BTEC course. Candidates must meet the subject specific requirements in order to study their chosen subjects. Candidates with a Grade 4 in Maths or English Language will be expected to continue their studies in these subjects with the aim of retaking and achieving a minimum of Grade 5.

Further information

Equivalent in size to one A Level

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Coloma Convent Girls' School directly.

Last updated date: 11 January 2017
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