Lambeth College - L3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care (QCF)

Health and Social Care

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    • Full-time
    • Starts Sep 2019
    • Clapham


This course is a 2 year L3 Health and Social Care that will give you the opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of the health and social care sector. The course leads to Higher Education. In recent years, our students have progressed on to various degree courses such as Midwifery, Nursing (including Adult, Child and Mental Health), Social Work and Psychology. In Year 1 you will study topics such as Communication, Equality and Diversity, Human Lifespan Development, Anatomy and Physiology, Psychology and Sociology, with Year 2 covering topics such as Personal and Professional Development, Public Health, Research methodologies, Counselling Skills and Complementary Therapies. Please note that you will need to complete both years of the course in order to achieve the full qualification.

Entry Criteria

Our minimum entry criteria may be altered at any stage up to and including enrolment. All offers are subject to a successful interview and completion of an initial and diagnostic assessment.
For some of the programmes we offer you will require:
5 GCSE qualifications at grade A* - C or 9 - 4 including English and /or maths, or equivalent level 2 vocational qualification at merit or above (or pass if equivalent level 2 vocational qualification if pass or fail only).

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Career Opportunities

You can work in a supervisory role in areas such as a registered care home, community work, the voluntary sector, a hospital or primary care trust.

  • Awarding body, assessment method and more

    Study Pathways

    Higher Education Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Psychology, Public Health

    Assessment Method

    Assignment and coursework

    Awarding Body

    Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)

  • Apply Now
    • Full-time
    • Starts Sep 2019
    • Clapham

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