This programme is a great introduction to the sector and will help prepare you to work in a range of care provisions covering from birth and early years to older people. We investigate health care, social care and children’s services.
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You will need four GCSEs at grade E - F, including English and maths. Previous work experience in the care sector is desirable.
The qualification can lead to studying health and social care at Level 2 with progression to a Level 3 study programme in either childcare & education or health & social care.
Your progress will be assessed through assignment work, activity demonstrations and film and voice recordings.
This course includes ten units:
Unit 18: Communication with Adults and Children in Health& Social Care
Unit 19: Job Opportunities in Health & Social Care
Unit 8: Investigating Rights and Responsibilities
Unit 12: Health & Social Care
Unit 13: Personal Care in Health & Social Care
Unit 17: Promoting Healthy Eating
Unit 15: Learning Experience for Children and Young People
Unit 14: Creative Activities for Children
Unit 16: Creative and Leisure Activities for Adults in Health& Social Care
Unit 20: Health & Social Care
Every unit will include experience of real work.
You may like to buy the recommended course textbook to support your studies.