Health and Social Care

Entry requirements: GCSE grade 4 or above in 5 subjects
This course allows students to learn about human lifespan development and the factors that affect how individuals develop through a range of age groups. They will also have the opportunity to learn about how to support individuals with additional needs, both cognitive and physical needs.

Alongside this there will be a unit of work outlining the values and principles of meeting individual care needs, which is the foundation of the care disciplines. This knowledge will be applicable to a range of career options working within the health care sector.

This course is completed through a mixture of written coursework as well externally moderated exams.
Career opportunities:
Nursing, Doctor, Care sector, Midwifery, Social Worker, Occupational Therapist
Teachers: Mrs Faulkner