Health and Social Care Cambridge Technical Level 3 at Mildenhall College Academy
The focus of the Health and Social Care course is to develop a foundation of skills and knowledge which can be used within a variety of care settings. The course covers a wide range of topics. A range of assessments techniques will be used including written examinations, projects, practical work, role plays and coursework assignments
Students who choose this course develop many transferable skills and an understanding of a variety of care settings, job roles, and the values of health and social care.
The course is divided into units which focus on general aspects of Health and Social Care, such as communication, equality and diversity and anatomy and physiology, and more specialised units, such as physiological disorders, psychology for health and social care, infection control and supporting people with dementia. Work experience may also be offered so students can apply their skills and knowledge in a contextual setting.
Mandatory Units include:
Unit 1: Building positive relationships in health and social care
Unit 2: Equality, diversity and rights in Health and Social care
Unit 3: Health, safety and security in health and social care
Unit 4: Anatomy and physiology for Health and Social care
Optional units include:
Unit 13: Sexual health, reproduction and early development stages
Unit 15: Promoting health and well being
Unit 22 Psychology for health and social care
Unit 23: Sociology for health and social care
For more information on this course or entry requirements please contact: Ms Cooper
Assessment: External and Internal assessment.
The Health and Social Care sector offers a wide selection of career choices in a growing job market. Progression includes employment or further specialist training. Equally, students holding the Level 3 qualification will be prepared to enter university for a variety of degree courses such as Nursing, Paramedic Science, Occupational Therapy and Social Work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Mildenhall College Academy directly.