BTEC Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Health and Social Care

Apply From: 14th of June 2018
Application Deadline: 30th of March 2020
Start Date:

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Entry Requirements

GCSE grade F (grade 2) or above in maths or English or Entry 3 equivalent.

Who is the course for

This course has been designed to provide a broad education in health & social care as a basis for further training, further and higher education or for moving into employment. Students can develop the general skills, knowledge and understanding, that underpins a range of occupations or professions.

Course Content

  • Being organised
  • Developing a personal progression plan
  • Working with others
  • Research a topic
  • Communication skills for Health and Social Care.

Study Methods

Theory lessons, practical sessions and group discussions.

How is the course assessed

Assessment is 100% internal assessment. You will undertake tasks in your lessons and some homework to help build your self-confidence.

Where next - Further Studies

Progression on successful completion of the course include Level 2 Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care or Level 2 Workskills in Health and Social Care, CACHE Level 2 Certificate/Diploma in Early Years Education or a Traineeship. Alternatively, we have other progression routes which will be discussed with individual students depending on your needs.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Employment in Health and Social Care settings.