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Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Harrow Weald Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

3 x GCSEs grade 3 (grade D) or above preferably including both English & maths or a relevant Level 1 qualification. Candidates require an enhanced DBS check.

Who is the course for

This course is for 16 – 18 years old students. It provides a broad education as a basis for further training and moving into employment within the Health and Social Care sector. Students will develop general skills, knowledge and understanding of key topics in Health and Social Care.

Course Content

  • Human Lifespan Development (External Assessment)

  • Healthy Living (External Assessment)

  • Health and Social Care Value

  • Effective Communication in Health and Social Care

  • Equality and Diversity in Health and Social Care

Study Methods

This is a full time course comprising of 4 days in college and 1 day in work placement.

How is the course assessed

This course is assessed both internally and externally (2 units). Units assessed internally include a mixture of written assessments, recording/observations of practical work and placements.

Where next - Further Studies

Level 3 vocational qualifications such as BTEC Subsidiary or BTEC Extended Diplomas in Health and Social Care or a similar Childcare/Early Years courses.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Employment in a relevant Health and Social Care setting or work within the community.

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Harrow Weald Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00