Health & Social Care BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Havering College of Further and Higher Education
You will study six units that will provide an overview of the care industries and enable you to gain a good working knowledge and understanding of the various roles within the sector.
You will work to generate evidence for a personal and professional portfolio that will demonstrate your development over the duration of the course.
Throughout the course you will study the following:
- Developing Effective Communication in Health and Social Care
- Equality, Diversity and Rights in Health and Social Care
- Health, Safety and Security in Health and Social Care
There will also be three additional units that will be handpicked by the lecturing staff to provide you with a broader understanding of the industry.
If you have not yet achieved a grade C (or above) in GCSE English and maths, you will be required to attend GCSE resit sessions (if you achieved grade D) or functional skills sessions (if you achieved grade E or below).
- At least 4 GCSEs at grade C or above (including English and maths)
- A DBS criminal record check (£44 to process)
A BTEC first diploma in a related subject at merit level will also be accepted.
You will complete practical projects and written assignments that are based on realistic work place situations.
You could progress onto a diploma or national certificate in a health & social care related subject.
Employment opportunities may involve work as a practitioner in the health & social care sector.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Havering College of Further and Higher Education directly.