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HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE APPLIED GCE AS LEVEL SINGLE AWARD (AQA) at Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Course description

The units offered will be the compulsory units: Unit 1 Effective Caring Unit 2 Effective Communication Unit 3 Health, Illness and Disease

Entry requirements

See our website: www.durham-johnston.durham.sch.uk

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Health and Social Care, which could lead onto higher education, BTEC Higher Nationals or NVQ Levels 3 and 4 in areas of childcare, healthcare, Nutrition, or more general courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Health and Social Care such as a Nurse, Midwife, Dietician, Teacher or areas of Social Work. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for, especially in the social sectors.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Durham Johnston Comprehensive School directly.

Last updated date: 18 May 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year

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