BTEC Level 3 in Health and Social Care

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC Level 3 in Health and Social Care
Code 26
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Part Time

Overview

This is a work-related qualification and an ideal choice if you want to pursue a career in nursing, care, residential, youth, social or community work. Students develop an impressive knowledge base and put theory into practice on work placements.

A range of pathways are available, dependent on your qualifications;

  • One-year Extended Certificate
  • One-year Foundation Diploma  
  • Two-year Diploma 
  • Two-year Extended Diploma.

Details

  • Personal and professional development
  • Equality, diversity and rights
  • Development through the life stages
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Sociological perspectives
  • Psychological perspectives
  • Effective communication
  • Health, safety and security
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 4 or C or equivalent, including English and Maths, or a relevant BTEC Level 2 / First Diploma. A satisfactory reference and clear Disclosing and Barring Service (DBS) check are also required. 

Your next steps...

Students can progress to study Health and Social Care at degree-level.