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Health and Social Care at John Mason School

Course description

Course Structure :

Year 1

Unit 1 Human Lifespan Development (Externally assessed)

Unit 5 Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs

Course Structure:


Unit 2 Working in Health Social Care

Unit 14 Physiological Disorders and their Care

Course content

  • Effective communication skills which will enable you to work with peers in class and group discussion
  • Independent study skills.
  • Willingness to ask questions and participate in discussion in class
  • Ability to analyse information critically.
  • A genuine interest in working with a range of people in a supportive capacity
  • Awareness of contemporary issues within the Health and Social Care sector
  • Will ingness to think critically about the world around you.
  • A keen interest in writing essays and the ability to think


Unit 1 and 2 are externally assessed via written exams including short - answer questions and extended essay answers. Unit 5 and 14 are internally assessed via coursework .

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Mason School directly.

Last updated date: 02 November 2017
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