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BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care at Appleby Heritage Centre

Course description

BTEC diplomas provide a practical insight into the workings of real businesses and the secrets of their success. A BTEC diploma is an ideal qualification for those looking to secure a job within a service or retail sector, or indeed for those looking to study at a university.





Course content


Students will study modules in:

Communication & individual rights within H≻ sectors

Individual needs

Vocational Experience

Cultural diversity

Anatomy and Physiology

Sociological perspectives

Caring for Children and young people

Physiological disorders

Equality, diversity and rights

Entry requirements

Students should have a good level of numeracy and literacy to engage with the theoretical aspects of the course.


To study at Level 2 students will need to have achieved GCSE's at grades D-G or equivalent.



Future opportunities


A Level 2 BTEC diploma is equivalent to 4 GCSE's at A*-C grade.


Further information

Contact Sharron Simpson (Training Manager)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Appleby Heritage Centre directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year