Health and Social Care - Applied at Palmer's College
The course provides a foundation for study of Health and Social Care, which will be suitable for further or higher education, or entry into employment.
The course includes the following units:
• Communication and values
• Human growth and development
• Positive care environment
• Meeting individual needs
• Promoting health and well-being
• Investigating diseases
Minimum of five Cs at GCSE or a Merit or Distinction from the BTEC Level 2 in Health and Social Care.
Successful completion of AS/A-level Health and Social Care offers several routes for progression. These include: Higher education opportunities such as a degree/diploma in nursing, social work, occupational therapy, radiotherapy, paramedic science, speech
and language therapy and health studies. Direct entry into employment within the health and social care services such as a care worker, teaching assistant, nursery assistant and youth work.
More information is available from the College website.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Palmer's College directly.