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Health and Social Care Extended Diploma Level 3 at City of Bristol College

Course description

You will study a wide variety of health and social care topics. You will also develop your study skills and carry out a research project. We will also make sure that you have the maths, IT and English skills that employers want. You will have the opportunity to resit GCSE maths if required.

Course content

Course modules include: • Sociology • Anatomy and physiology • Safeguarding • Psychology • Human development • Equality, diversity and rights • Communication • Caring for children and young people.

Entry requirements

• 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language, maths and Science • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in a related course at merit grade • Two good references Learners must achieve a grade C pass or above in year one 90 credit diploma before progressing to year two Extended Diploma.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Bristol College directly.

Last updated date: 04 February 2016
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    • Situated in the city centre, this College centre is right next to College Green, the harbourside, and Park Street. Facilities at the centre include:

      • Training kitchen and restaurant
      • Creative and media studios
      • Science and computing labs
      • Air cabin training room
      • Study Centre

      College Green Centre is home to our Sixth Form Academy, with around 1,200 full-time students studying vocational qualifications. There are also around 400 A Level students based here.

      Courses available for adult learners include:

      • Job seekers – including ESOL, employability and vocational training
      • Professional IT and business training for adults
      • Foundation Degrees in subjects such as Photography, Graphic Design and Media

      There are plenty of trips, events and sporting activities to help you make friends and make the most out of College.

      And the central location means you’re never far from amenities such as the Watershed, At-Bristol, M Shed, Central Library and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.