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Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Health and Social Care at Lincolnshire Regional College

Course description

The course is college based. During the academic year learners are required to complete a placement. To obtain the BTEC Diploma, you are expected to complete a number of mandatory units all of which are internally assessed by means of written work, projects, presentations etc.

Entry requirements

There is no upper age limit and mature applicants are welcomed. 2 GCSEs at Grade C in an academic subject, (preferably English Language) and at least another subject at Grade D, or BTEC Level 1 Diploma and a satisfactory tutor reference. Applicants with less than the above may be accepted on the basis of their performance in a diagnostic entry test. A variety of compulsory placements in care settings are offered during the course. An enhanced CRB check will be required to work in these areas and settings.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lincolnshire Regional College directly.

Last updated date: 14 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 36 weeks