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Health and Social Care at Attleborough Academy Norfolk

Course description

We use the OCR examination board specification GCE in Health and Social Care. The aims of these specifications are to encourage candidates to: Develop and sustain an interest in health, early-years care and education, social care and issues affecting the care sector by acquiring knowledge and understanding of these areas. Develop skills that will enable them to make an effective contribution to the care sector including skills of research, evaluation and problem-solving in a work related context

AS Level units (Year 12) Candidates are to be assessed in the following key areas of study:

(Unit F910) Promoting Quality Care

(Unit F911) Communication in care settings

(Unit F912) Health and well-being

A2 Level units (Year 13) Candidates are to be assessed in the following key areas of study:

(F919) Care practice and provision

(F922) Child Development

(F924) Social Trends There are more options regarding topic choices at A2 Level (see double award topics) – these are the topics currently being taught.

Entry requirements

You will need five A* - C grades at GCSE including English Language

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Attleborough Academy Norfolk directly.

Last updated date: 04 June 2014

Key information

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