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Health and Social Care at St Julie's Catholic High School

Course description

A Level Health and Social Care covers service provision, values, rights, responsibilities, care settings, communication, health and wellbeing, understanding human behaviour and practitioner roles.

It aims to introduce students to key concepts and a body of knowledge that will provide them with an invaluable and
thoughtful perspective on contemporary issues in health and social care. It compliments other A level studies and equips students with skills needed for higher education and the world of work. It reflects job opportunities relevant to
many areas of work. They will develop research skills and experience problemsolving in a workrelated context.

Students considering Biology, Sociology and/or Psychology for study in the 6th form should be aware that Health and Social Care complements these subjects. A combination of these subjects is an excellent choice for careers related to Health and Social Care.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade C or above in Child Development

OR GCSE grade C or above in English and Maths

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Julie's Catholic High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years