BTEC Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care

This qualification can enable you to move up to a Level 3 courses such as BTEC Level 3 Health and Social Care, if you meet the entry requirements.
  • Pathway:
  • Vocational
  • Exam Board:
  • Edexcel

Level 1 or 2 Vocational.

What Will I Study?

  • Care needs
  • Peoples’ rights
  • Communication skills
  • Life span development
  • Diet and health
  • Culture and diversity
  • Health and social care services

Assessment is through a mixture of coursework and exams.

Additional study: students will have the opportunity to study GCSE English and/or Maths if they have not secured a grade 4 in either of the subjects.

How Will I Be Assessed?

Assessment is through a mixture of coursework and exams.

Additional study: students will have the opportunity to study GCSE English and/or Maths if they have not secured a grade 4 in either of the subjects.

What Could I Do Next?

This qualification can enable you to move up to a Level 3 courses such as BTEC Level 3 Health and Social Care, if you meet the entry requirements.

Where Can I Get More Information?

Contact Ms C Pym, Head of Social Science and Community Learning Faculty.

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