Health and Social Care BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at The Latimer Arts College
The Level 3 Health and Social Care Subsidiary Diploma is a course that can be studied alongside other A Levels and is accredited with UCAS points for university entrance, but has the advantage of being internally assessed so alleviates examination pressure.
It is a fascinating and worthwhile course that can lead to a variety of careers including Midwifery, Nursing, Dental Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry, Teaching, Social Work and in the Voluntary Sector. It combines well with A Levels such as Sociology, Psychology, PE and other BTEC qualifications.
At AS Level the course focuses on 3 compulsory units which include Developing Effective Communication in Health and Social Care, Equality, Diversity and Rights in Health and Social Care and Health, Safety and Security.
At A2 students will study a further 3 units from areas such as Caring for Children, Psychological Perspectives and Health and Nutrition.
The assessment for each module depends on the achievement of specified learning outcomes, which are awarded Pass, Merit or Distinction dependent on quality of work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Latimer Arts College directly.