Health & Social Care BTEC
Costs: It is strongly advised that students purchase their own copy of the text book used. Details can be obtained from the class teacher. Students are expected to meet their own printing costs.
5 grades at 4+/C+ including Maths and English.
What will I study?
In this course, students study a combination of biology, nutrition, sociology, law and ethics and it prepares students for further study or work in care, health or early years professions.
It is a practical course that concentrates on allowing the student to understand how theory underpins practice.
Placements are an essential component of the course in both years.
What will I gain in studying Health and Social Care?
- Essential skills and knowledge for working in the field of health and social care or those associated with it.
- Ability to investigate ways of empowering individuals who use Health and Social Care services.
- Self-management skills by researching and applying your knowledge and understanding to real-life scenarios
Where does it lead?
Progression to Higher Education or employment within the Health, Social Care and Early Years sectors.