Health and Social Care - BTEC Level 1 Diploma at City and Islington College
This course is for school leavers and young people interested in exploring the vocational areas of health and social care.
This course includes units studying health and social care, and understanding health and wellbeing. You will also study functional skills, English and Maths.
GCSEs mainly at grade E or above, one of which must be English Language, or an entry level qualification (including entry level functional skills in English). You will need an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check which costs approximately £50 but it is free if you will be under 19 years old. Good references and a successful interview. An interest in health and social care.
Assessment is by coursework over the duration of your study.
For 16 – 18 years old’s this course is fully funded
You will receive the qualifications BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Health and Social Care and Functional skills, English and Mathematics at Entry Level 3.
Once you have these qualification, you may progress to BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care or a level 2 course in other vocational areas such as Science, Leisure and Tourism, and Business.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City and Islington College directly.