This course leads to a Pearson BTEC Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Health and Social Care, with the opportunity to develop your English and maths skills at the same time.
On successful completion of this course you will achieve:
L1 introductory diploma in health and social care English (dependent on prior qualification) Maths (dependent on prior qualification )
You will also go on a work placement which is a compulsory element of the study programme.
Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...
At least four GCSEs at grade 2-1 including English and maths
E3 Functional Skills in English and maths
Successful initial assessment
Entry 3 Health and social Care Qualification
All units are internally assessed and subject to external standards verification. Units are assessed using a grading scale of Distinction, Merit, Pass and Unclassified.
Aims of the course
To enable you to achieve a Level 1 qualification which will prepare you for further study
To help you develop useful transferable and sector-related skills.
Opportunity to progress onto Health and Social care Level 2 or childcare level 2 courses.
Classroom lessons based on practical learning.
The course prepares you for roles such as healthcare assistant or social worker assistant.