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Health and Social Care BTEC Subsidiary Diploma at The Spires College

Course description

Health and Social Care is a well established vocational course that is popular with students and has a very good record of results. It is a gateway into university or college and the care sector with related job roles. It is particularly suited to students who do not perform well in examinations as it is coursework based.Past students on this course have achieved a 100% pass rate.In this course you will have the opportunity to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills that form the basic foundation for occupations and professions within Health, Social Care and Early Years Care. The work will relate to all client groups and their needs, broadening further career opportunities and routes.Students will have 50 hours (for the Subsidiary Diploma course), or 100 hours (for the Diploma course), of work experience across two to four different placements. This opportunity will act as a focal point for all other units in the program and embed the vocation nature of the qualification by putting theory into practice. Support is given in personal development portfolios, interviews, CVs and application letters.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs A* - C to include English Language

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Spires College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years