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Health and Social Care (Level 2 CACHE Extended Diploma) (16-18) - Full-time

Course outline

This course is perfect if you want to develop your knowledge and understanding in health and social care and wish to progress on to the Level 3 Health and Social Care course. The course is a pathway if you are hoping to develop your studies over time and possibly go on to university.

You’ll learn a range of key subject areas in health and social care and includes a bank of optional units, allowing learners to pursue an interest in chosen subject areas.

You can expect to develop a portfolio of work and be assessed in your work placement. A key aspect of the course is personal development, with a focus on English and maths skills depending on initial assessments.

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Location Date
111 Canal Street
Nottingham
NG1 7HB

Start: 6th September 2021

Course code: C000496 / Q002734

Qualification

CACHE Level 2 Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care

Duration

1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grades 9– 3 (A*– D), including English Language and Maths – one of English Language or Maths must be grade 9– 4 (A*– C). Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3 (D) and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4 (C) or above.

You must be aged 16-18 to apply for this course.

Assessment

You will be expected to develop a portfolio of work and attend work placement sessions where you will be assessed.

Progression

Choose to follow with a Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care. You could also work towards a degree course in nursing or social work.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.

If you are an EU/EEA or Swiss National, please visit our EU Settled Status scheme page for more information.

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