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Health and Social Care BTEC Level 3 at Willenhall E-ACT Academy

Course description

Develop practical skills of working in the health and social care sector.
Gain deeper understanding in how we develop as individuals during the different stages in life.

Course content

Year 1
Unit 1: Human Lifespan Development
Unit 5: Meeting Individual Care and Support needs
Year 2
Unit 2: Working in Health and Social Care settings
Unit 11: Psychological Perspectives
Unit 1 encourages you to examine the human growth and physical, intellectual, emotional and social development. It also looks at factors that have positive/ negative impact on our development. Genetic, environmental, economic, social and cultural factors contribute to the person we are and we will explore the impact of these factors.

Unit 2 explores the skills needed to work in the health and social care sector and the roles and responsibilities of different personal in the sector.

Unit 5 focuses on supporting individual needs when providing care. How we would promote diversity, equality and anti-discriminatory practice to service users and the impact of this.

Entry requirements

All Level 3 courses minimum entry requirements are 5, 9-4 including English and Maths GCSE minimum Level 4.

Future opportunities

Nursing, Midwifery, Primary School, Child development.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Willenhall E-ACT Academy directly.

Last updated date: 18 December 2017
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