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Health and Social Care Cambridge Technical Diploma Level 3 at Carre's Grammar School

Course description

There are a wide range of career opportunities across all sectors of Health, Social Care and Children & Young People. The course will equip you with the skills you need for either university or work, and is a first step towards a career in any of these areas. The subject is taught by enthusiastic and committed staff who bring out the best in the students. The O.C.R. Level 3 Diploma is a two year course that consists of 6 mandatory units, plus a range of Optional units that provide for a combined total of 120 credits, and is broadly equivalent to two A Levels. Students will be required to carry out two weeks of work experience in a related setting during this course. This course requires a commitment to the full two year programme as final accreditation is not available until the end of year 13.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirements for Level 3 applied courses apply.


Students are assessed through their portfolio of coursework taken under controlled assessment conditions in school – there are no examinations

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carre's Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September