Health & Social Care - Level 3

Further Details
Course Code
LP01279
Location
Deeside
Duration
Full Time, This is a 2 year full time course.
Department
Healthcare & Social Care
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
This course will prepare you for work in the Health and Social Care sector. You will study a range of topics to develop and demonstrate your knowledge, skills and understanding within the context of health and social care services which includes current issues in relation to Health and Social Care, principles of care and safe practice, factors affecting individual growth and development and the impact on care and support needs, promoting rights, supporting individuals at risk and working within the health care sector.

There is a significant placement element attached to the course and you will be required to undertake a minimum of 100 hours in a relevant setting.
This course is assessed through internal assessment and external assessment which includes assignments and examinations.
5 GCSEs at grades C/4 or above including Maths, English Language/Welsh (1st Language) and preferably Science, or successful completion of a relevant Level 2 qualification which includes;

● Level 2 Health and Social Care: Principles and Contexts
● GCSE Health and Social Care, and Childcare
● Level 2 Health and Social Care: Core

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
Learners may progress directly into employment in a range of jobs, including HCA, Physio Aide, Project Worker, Ambulance Technician.

The qualification provides a suitable foundation for the study of health and social care through a range of higher education courses such as Social Work, Teaching, Health Promotion, Psychology, Physiotherapy, OT, Midwifery, Nursing and Radiography. Learners intending to progress to higher education would benefit from studying an additional level 3 qualification alongside this Diploma.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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