Institute of Health and Life Sciences

Health and Social Care

Working in health and social care is a rewarding career choice for those wanting to make a difference. If you have a caring nature and want to work helping people then this is the course for you.

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The Level 2 Health and Social Care Study Programme is a vocational qualification, developing knowledge and understanding by applying learning and skills in practical and workplace settings. The course will develop your knowledge of the theories behind the care practice such as human growth and development, safeguarding and protection, mental health and well-being. There is a substantial work placement within a health and social care setting to support learning. You’ll also study a range of employability skills alongside your Study Programme to ensure that you’re ready for the world of work. This qualification provides progression to the Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care. Alternatively, students may wish to enter the workforce in a wide range of roles available within the sector including as an adult residential support worker or a healthcare assistant in community, primary care or acute health environments.

Entry Requirements

4 x GCSEs at grade 3(D) or above, including Maths and English

Assessment

100% Coursework

Course Info

Full Time Further Education

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HE Specification

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