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The course will cover a range of topics, including:
Students will be expected to attend and complete block placements in an area of Health and Social Care.
5 GCSEs grade A*- C including English, Maths and preferably Science or BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care at merit level or above with the completion of functional skills.
It is a requirement of the course for all learners to have a successful DBS check to enable them to undertake the work placement.
The course is continuously assessed through assignments, projects and case studies. Students will develop a responsible and co-operative approach to working on their own and in groups. The course uses practical activities, presentations and involvement with local business wherever possible.
This course is a recognised route into Higher Education. Students may progress to a Higher National Diploma or Degree course. Employment opportunities range from Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, Social work, Psychology, Sociology, Occupational Therapy, Nursing Degrees and Diploma in Nurse Training and Midwifery.
Please note, students will need GCSE grade Cs (minimum) in Science, English and Mathematics if they are to gain entry into Nursing and similar degree courses.
Full time applications are open for 2018/19