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Health and Social Care - AS/A2 Level at The Bishops' Blue Coat CofE High School

Course description

 Exciting new course

 Offers flexibility and choice for students

 Covers topics which are essential to health and social care

 Compliments other A level studies

 Equips students with skills needed for Higher Education and the world of work

 Inclusion of the community justice sector opens up more career opportunities

 Provides students with an invaluable and thoughtful perspective on     contemporary issues in health and social care

 Reflects job opportunities relevant to areas of work in health and social care  Students can shape the qualification around a chosen career

Course content

See above.

Entry requirements

Students should have at least a grade C in English and Maths.


Candidates are expected to produce portfolio evidence for some units and sit external tests for others.

Future opportunities

The course is structured around understanding the Health and the Social Care industries. Also valuable in careers such as the police/fire service, child care, nursing/paediatrics, social work, teaching, mental health and medicine/paramedics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bishops' Blue Coat CofE High School directly.

Last updated date: 12 June 2015

Key information

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