A Level Health & Social Care at Appleby Heritage Centre
The GCE in Health and Social Care allows students to build skills as well as technical knowledge. It gives them a broad base of understanding whilst allowing them also to focus in specialist areas e.g. Health / Early Years / Care of older people or individuals with specific needs.
Unit 1: Human growth and development
Unit 2: Communication and values in care
Unit 3: Positive care environments
Unit 4: Promoting health and well-being
Unit 5: Meeting individual needs
Unit 6: Investigating disease
Students are normally expected to have 4 GCSEs at Grades A*-C.
The qualification is graded A-E and attracts the standard UCAS tariff points. It is a good insight for those who may wish to study Health and Social Care or Early Years at university or who are considering employment. It also equips you with valuable personal skills for university, work and life.
Contact Sharron Simpson (Training Manager)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Appleby Heritage Centre directly.