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Health and Social Care BTEC Level 3 Diploma at Cowley International College

Course description

This course is an ideal choice for those who want to pursue a
career in Nursing, Midwifery, Health, Occupational Therapy or
Speech Therapy.

The course covers a wide range of Health and Social Care
aspects, including: public health, equality and diversity,
anatomy and physiology. Students will also have the
opportunity to develop skills in communication, IT, numeracy
and literacy.

Health and Social Care is one of the largest employment
sectors in the UK and with a national shortage of qualified care
professionals, there could be no better time to work within the
care industry.

Health and Social Care students take part in lectures, group
work, role play, projects, assignments and valuable work
experience.

Course content

If you are interested in the caring professions, including
nursing, children and young people, health and adult social
care, then this qualification could be perfect for you.

Entry requirements

Students will require 5 GCSE passes at C grade or above or the
equivalent BTEC grades. This must include English and
Mathematics. In the new grading system, grade 5 is the
equivalent to grade C.

Future opportunities

Students can progress onto higher education as BTEC courses
offer excellent routes for entry into university at Honours or
Foundation level.

Areas of employment that would be possible from these
studies include Nursing, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Childcare,
Environmental Health, Dental hygiene, Osteopathy, Speech
therapy and many more.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cowley International College directly.

Last updated date: 03 February 2017

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