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BTEC Health & Social Care Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Hope Academy

Course description

 

 

 

  • The one year programme will cover units 1-5, 7 and 8 and is the equivalent of an A level.
  • The two year programme will cover units 20, 21, 34, 6 and 23, and is the equivalent of two A levels.
  • Evidence is presented through portfolio work in a variety of stimulating ways such as presentations, role plays and promotional material.
  • Some students may wish to take the subsidiary diploma only which is equivalent to one A level.
  • Units may be subject to change.

 

Course content

 

 

 

In the first year the following units will be covered: Unit

Topic

Credits

1*

Developing effective Communication in Health and Social Care

10

2*

Equality, Diversity and Rights in Health and Social Care

10

3*

Health, Safety and Security in Health and Social Care

10

4*

Development through the Life Stages

10

5*

Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Social Care

10

7*

Sociological Perspectives for Health and Social Care

5

8*

Psychological Perspectives for Health and Social Care

5

 

 

In the second year the following units will be covered: Unit

Topic

Credits

20

Promoting Health Education

10

21

Nutrition for Health and Social Care

10

34

Human Inheritance for Health and Social Care

10

6*^

Personal and Professional development in Health and Social Care

20

23

Complimentary Therapies

10

 

Entry requirements

 

 

5 A*- C grades in GCSE’s or equivalent.

 

Assessment

All coursework based.

Future opportunities

 

 

 

Provides the opportunity for learners to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.

Prepares learners for employment in the health and Social Care sectors or for higher education

 

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 June 2015

Key information

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

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