Health and Social Care AS Level at Driffield School
This subject will be offered at AS Level as a single award in Year 12 completing A2 as a single award in Year 13. The three AS units include: Promoting Quality Care, Communication in Care Settings and Promoting Good Health. In A2 there is one mandatory unit entitled Care practice and provision with two optional units then chosen from a list of seven. Assessment is through a combination of portfolio work and examination.
5 A* - C in any subjects at GCSE. It is helpful if you have studied Health and Social Care or Child Care though not essential. Coursework is a major component so you will have to be prepared to do a great deal of work at home and meet deadlines.
AS Unit 1 – This is a written examination testing your knowledge and understanding (33% of total AS level mark)
AS Unit 2 – This is a portfolio of coursework. (33% of total AS level mark)
AS Unit 3 – This is a portfolio of coursework. (33% of total AS level mark)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Driffield School directly.