Health and Social Care
This course will provide you with knowledge and understanding of key Health and Social Care principles such as communication, empowerment, respect, confidentiality, dignity and safeguarding.
Key Stage 4 Options Information
|Exam board: Pearson||
What is it like to study Health & Social Care?
|Qualification: BTEC Level 2 First Award|
|Specification: Pearson BTEC Level 2 First Award|
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There will be two internal assessments (component 1 and 2) which will be through Pearson Set assignments, which require several tasks to be written with reference to student notes but conducted under exam conditions.
There is also one examined assessment which will be in the form of an externally marked exam (component 3).
Who is the course for?
This course is for students who have an interest in the Health & Social Care Sector and who may consider a career in this industry. You’ll learn essential skills such as customer service and team work, and gain a full understanding of the various career opportunities available in this sector.
What will I do on the course?