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Health and Social Care BTEC Level 2 at John Madejski Academy

Course description

The BTEC Level 2 qualification in Health and Social Care will provide students with a wide range of opportunities to develop their understanding of health and social care policy and practice through evaluation of how we develop through life stages and the factors that can influence our physical, intellectual, emotional and social development, along with gaining a secure knowledge in the key values that underpin good healthcare and social care practice. This course will prepare students for work in this sector by providing specifically related work experience opportunities allowing them to gain valuable practice and experience.

Course content

This course will appeal to students that are interested in healthcare or social care services and a desire to work with people in any professional capacity. An interest in related subjects would also be helpful.

Future opportunities

This qualification could prepare you for careers and further educational qualifications in:
• Hospital porter
• Art therapist
• Care assistant
• Nanny
• Nursery worker
• Youth and community worker
• Healthcare assistant
• Play therapist

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Madejski Academy directly.

Last updated date: 15 November 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years