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Health & Social Care / Iechyd a Gofal A & AS Level WJEC at Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr

Course description

Health and Social Care

Course content

The course provides vocational opportunities and experiences for students in the field of health, early years education and social care. This course is equivalent to one A level grade. The skills and information presented as part of the course offers an insight into work in therealms of medicine, education or the care sector. This is an added advantage to students wishing to follow a career in these fields. A variety of teaching methods are used – work experience, community and work links, guest speakers, which are additional to the coursework tasks. There is more of an emphasis on coursework rather than external examinations. The aim is to strengthen the students ability to research, solve problems and evaluate whilst completing the course work.

Entry requirements

A prior GCSE Health and Social Care qualification is not necessary to take the course at Advanced level, but 4 Grades A*- C are essential.

Further information

Please see school 6th form prospectus

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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