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Full-Time & A Level Courses

Health & Social Care Extended Diploma L2

Level 2

Course code: K01D111
Type: Full Time, A Level & T Level
Duration: 1 year
Subject area: Health & Social Care
Location: Ludlow
Additional Costs - £64.00

This charge identified is applicable to learners aged 16-18 who qualify for funding. Learners aged 19+ will have to pay this charge and possibly tuition and exam fees. This will depend on the course and any prior qualifications. For further information, please refer to the fees page of our website

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

This one-year course is for students who have made a choice to focus their learning and career development in health, social care and early years. It includes, where appropriate, the opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of specific areas of interest in the sector, directly related to popular areas for employment or further study. Students will develop skills and knowledge by completing projects, assignments and exams that are based on realistic workplace situations and activities.

What qualification will I gain?

Level 2 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care

Why choose us

We aim to give you a high quality learning experience, fully preparing you for the next stage in your education or the workplace.    Small classes and excellent individual support

What you could do next

This course is an ideal route for student to progress to a Level 3 course such as Level 3 Health and Social Care or Early Years Educator. Alternatively, you could find employment as a care assistant, support worker, healthcare assistant, or start an apprenticeship.

Health & Social Care Certificate L3

Assessment methods

Internal Assessment

Entry requirements

GCSE grade 2 (grade E) or above, to include grade 3 (grade D) in English and Maths. Applications from mature students are also welcome.