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Health & Social Care

The BTEC National Extended Diploma in Health & Social Care (Level 3) Programme will give Learners the opportunity to apply their knowledge and understanding in a practical context and gain relevant work experience which will improve their employability prospects. Learners as part of their programme have to undertake a minimum of 72 hours per year in a Health and Social Care setting.

  • Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...

    Entry Requirements

    Learners will need five GCSEs at grade 4 or above including GCSE English Language and Maths at grade 3 or above.

    Assessment Method

    Internal assessed assignments and exam based external assessments.

    Aims of the course

    This programme aims to give learners the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to have a successful career in the Health and Social Care industry an apprenticeship or move onto a university level course.

    Progression Opportunities

    After this programme learners will be able to move on to university level courses an apprenticeship or employment.

    Facilities

    Learners will complete some units in practical setting such as day centres and carry out a work placement in a health and social care setting.

    Career Options

    On successful completion of the course you could enter employment in the healthcare industry or with further study you may want to look at a career in social work nursing midwifery occupational therapy or teaching.

Course Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 35 weeks
Start Date 05/09/2022
End Date 23/06/2023
Course Code 4HCCW9S0

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 3,698
24+ £3,698
International £9,000

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  • Starting 05/09/2022 at Southwark
    Venue Southwark
    Day/Eve Day
    Mode Full Time
    Duration 35 weeks
    Start Date 05/09/2022
    End Date 23/06/2023
    Course Code 4HCCZ9S0

    Funding

    For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

    16-18 Free
    19-24 £ 3,698
    24+ £3,698
    International £9,000
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Southwark College is closely monitoring all communications and guidance as it becomes available. This information is for students and staff and reflects updates from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Public Health England (PHE). We are prepared to escalate our contingency arrangements in the event of change.

The government is monitoring the situation closely and will continue to work with the WHO and international community. For staff and students, it remains business as usual across our sites and our workplaces.

Please note that, at present, this advice refers only to arrivals from Wuhan, and not the remainder of China. If you have returned from Wuhan you should:

General guidance for those planning visits to Wuhan or other destinations in China

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) maintains updated travel advice for those planning a trip to Wuhan or other destinations in China. This is available at:

www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china

Note

This advice is derived from The Department of Health and Social Care will be publishing updated data on a daily basis at 2pm until further notice:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public#situation-in-the-uk

Supplementary Q&A for individuals wishing to know more around how the UK is managing the risk:

https://publichealthmatters.blog.gov.uk/2020/01/23/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-what-you-need-to-know/