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Health & Social Care Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma at Stoke Park School and Community Technology College

Course description

OCR Level 3 Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma in Health and Social Care

Course content

Course Overview Cambridge Technicals are vocational qualifications that are designed to give a work-focused alternative to A Levels. There are no exams and is portfolio based. Course Duration In the first year students will complete the Subsidiary Diploma which is the equivalent to 1 A Level. Students will complete the Diploma, which is the equivalent to 2 A Levels in the second year.

Entry requirements

Five A*-C grades at GCSE including a grade C in English Language and Maths

Assessment

Assessment of Introductory Diploma Through coursework students will be assessed on the following units: • developing effective communication in health and social care • equality, diversity and rights in health and social care • health, safety and security in health and social care • development through the life stages • sociological perspectives for health and social care • psychological perspectives for health and social care and promoting health education. Assessment of Diploma Second year units are assessed through coursework: • promoting health education • nutrition for health and social care • dealing with challenging behavior • working in the social care sector • caring for children and young people and research methodology for health and social care

Further information

Head of Post 16

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stoke Park School and Community Technology College directly.

Last updated date: 30 September 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Course code: 60046120

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