On this course you will participate in a health, social
or early years work placement. This course will also provide you with the opportunity to develop and apply a range of academic and interpersonal skills, such as verbal and written communication, team working and time-management skills.
In addition to the topics that you would study as a
single award student, you will also cover the topics below:
• Safeguarding vulnerable individuals and recognising
types and signs of abuse
• To plan, prepare and deliver creative activities
• To understand a range of long-term physiological
conditions, such as Alzheimer’s disease and cerebral palsy
• Supporting people with mental health conditions,
such as schizophrenia, eating disorders and phobias
This course will give you an in-depth perception of
Health and Social Care and provide you with a range of transferable skills. You will also get the opportunity to complete a work placement to enhance your skills and subject knowledge.
General entry criteria apply. It is not essential to
have already studied Level 2 Health & Social Care. A satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure is required which the college will fund.
Studying on this course can prepare you for going onto University, employment or further training. You can progress onto NHS Apprenticeships such as support worker positions, apprentice pharmacy technicians and apprentice business administration roles. This course could also take you on to University to progress your education in the Health and social care industries.