Health & Social Care
Are you interested in how we develop physically, intellectually, emotionally and socially during our lives? Would you like to know more about how individual needs are met, and about the work of professionals in the health and social care sector? If so, this course may be for you.
This course includes developing communication skills, an understanding of the importance of equality and diversity and health safety and security in a health and social care environment. Both the GCSE course and the Level 3 course covers development through the life stages, anatomy and physiology and a variety of other key areas.
Where can this course take me?
This qualification can lead to a range of Higher Education courses: if studied alongside A levels in Biology and Psychology, it could lead to a BSc (Hons) in Nursing; if studied alongside A levels in English and History it could lead to a BA (Hons) in Primary Education; or if studied alongside the BTEC National Diploma in Sport it could lead to a Foundation Degree in Sports Studies and Development.