Full-Time & A Level Courses

Health & social care BTEC Level 3

Level 3

Course code: L11D107
Type: Full Time
Duration: 2 years
Subject area: Health & care
Location: North Shropshire
Fee: Additional Costs - £64.00,Examination - £223.65,FE Tuition l3 - £7,107.35

About the course

The course provides both theoretical and practical study and links with the national occupational standards in health and social care. It provides the knowledge, skills and understanding required for a career in this sector. You will be required to complete a minimum of 100 hours of work experience in a variety of placements.

Why choose us

During the course you will cover a range of units which will ensure that you are prepared for employment in the health and social care sector. Alongside the theoretical and external exam units you will develop nutritional plans, conduct observations in the workplace, create public health campaigns and look to support a range of individuals with additional needs.

What you could do next

Learners may progress to employment opportunities such as HCA, activities coordinator, support or domiciliary care worker. The course also enables progression onto higher education degree courses or a higher-level apprenticeship in a range of subjects including social work, teaching, occupational therapy, nursing and midwifery.

Popular modules

  • Human Lifespan Development

  • Working in Health and Social Care

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Understanding Mental Wellbeing

Assessment methods

Assessments will be via an Exam, controlled assessment & written assignments