BTEC Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Health and Social Care
GCSE grade 2 (grade F) or above in maths or English or Entry 3 equivalent.
Who is the course for
This course has been designed to provide a broad education in health & social care as a basis for further training, further and higher education or for moving into employment. Students can develop the general skills, knowledge and understanding, that underpins a range of occupations or professions.
- Being organised
- Developing a personal progression plan
- Working with others
- Research a topic
- Communication skills for Health and Social Care.
Theory lessons, practical sessions and group discussions.
How is the course assessed
Assessment is 100% internal assessment. You will undertake tasks in your lessons and some homework to help build your self-confidence.
Where next - Further Studies
Progression on successful completion of the course include Level 2 Extended Certificate in Health and Social Care or Level 2 Workskills in Health and Social Care, CACHE Level 2 Certificate/Diploma in Early Years Education or a Traineeship. Alternatively, we have other progression routes which will be discussed with individual students depending on your needs.
Where next - Job Opportunities
Employment in Health and Social Care settings.
Last updated: 31 October 2018
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.