Health & social care

Care, compassion and commitment are the core values in our health & social care courses.

What you'll learn

What will you become?

Pick your course

Course Name School Assessment  
Access to Higher Education Diploma Health Professionals Level 3Health and Social Care, AccessCareer Insights
Access to Higher Education in Social Science Level 3Health and Social Care, Access

- Essays, tests, research projects, presentations

- One year, maximum of 3 days a week

Career Insights
Foundation Degree in Health & Social Care Level 5Health and Social CareWork is assessed continually on an ongoing basis through the course. Deadlines for these assessments will be set at the beginning of each year. Typical methods of assessment include assignments, presentations, examinations and oral discussions. Career Insights
Health & Social Care Level 1Health and Social CareYou will be assessed through a unit-by-unit approach through a combination of assessment styles, such as leaflets, posters and displays.Career Insights
Health & Social Care Level 2Health and Social CareYou will be assessed through a unit-by-unit approach in a variety of ways such as leaflets, posters, displays and work placement diaries. The course is 100% coursework marked by your tutors.Career Insights
Health & Social Care Level 3Health and Social CareYou will be assessed through a unit-by-unit approach with a combination of assessment styles, giving you the opportunity to showcase your skills and apply your knowledge in an appropriate, work-related context. There will be a variety of internally assessed assignments and externally marked controlled assessments.Career Insights
Preparing to work in Adult Care Level 3Health and Social CareYou will complete first aid and food safety qualifications before going into placement. You will need to have completed 9 units and be successful in your work placement.Career Insights