Health and Social Care (BTEC) at Norton Hill School and Midsomer Norton Sixth Form
The course will give you an introduction to the Health and Social Care sector
The course is ideal for those who are unsure of their specific future pathway in Health and Social Care as it provides an insight and broader understanding of the sector. It consists of four units completed over two years and is based on the person-centred approach and care values needed to work in the health and social care sector.
The course consists of four units completed over two years and is based on the person-centred approach and care values needed to work in the health and social care sector.
The mandatory units in Year 12 focus on:
Human Lifespan Development
Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs
5 A*- C/9-4 grades at GCSE or equivalent.
All units are assigned a credit value according to whether a P, M or D is achieved. These scores then come together in the calculation of a final grade.
Unit 1 - mandatory) exam 90 mins
Unit 5 - (mandatory)coursework 0set & marked inernally
Unit 2 - (mandatory) exam 90 mins
Unit 11 - internally assessed coursework
This will enable you to progress to a degree programme chosen from a range of programmes in the Health and Social Care sector or future employment in this sector. This course focuses on employment opportunities and trains you to take on a responsible role in this sector.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Norton Hill School and Midsomer Norton Sixth Form directly.