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Health and Social Care Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma at Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School and Language College

Course description

Cardinal Wiseman are not accepting applications through Search and Apply. If you want to apply  please call Helen Curtis on 024 76617231 extension  253

This is a BTEC course

The course provides learners with skills and experiences specific to professions in Health, Social Care.  It is also an excellent course for those pursuing other “people centred” professions. Opportunities are provided to work with professionals in Health, Social Care and Early Years settings and to undertake work experience in this field.  At the end of the first year a Subsidiary Certificate can be awarded to those who are unable to study for two years. 

Course content

Year 1 Unit 1 - Developing Effective Communication in Health and Social Care

Year 1 Unit 3 - Health, Safetyand Security in Health and Social Care

Year 1 Unit 21 - Nutrition for Health and Social Care

Year 2 Unit 2 - Equality, Diversityand Rights in Health and Social Care

Year 2 Unit 7 & 8 - Sociological Perspectives for Health and Social Care and Psychological Perspectives for Health and Social Care

Year 2 Unit 5 - Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

If students have previously studied Health and Social Care then they nust have achieved a minimum Grade C GCSE or a BTEC First Diploma pa

5 GCSE grades C and above including English and Maths

Assessment

Internal assessment of completed units

 

 

Future opportunities

 

The qualification can be used to access further or higher level training, include degree course in health studies, nursing or allied professions.  Candidates are advised to confirm entry requirements to such courses with specific institutions at the earliest opportunity.

Further information

Cardinal Wiseman are not accepting applications through Search and Apply. If you want to apply  please call Helen Curtis on 024 76617231 extension  253

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School and Language College directly.

Last updated date: 10 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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