Entry Requirements

Grade 4 in GCSE Health & Social Care 

If Health & Social Care was not studied at GCSE, then Grade 5 in a GCSE English subject is required

Alongside the entry requirements for each course, you will also need to achieve the minimum Sixth Form entry requirements.


External Assessment: 50% of Qualification

Internal Assessment: 50% of Qualification

Next Steps

A qualification in Health & Social Care can prepare you for a range of career routes, including: Nursing; Care Working; Community Development; Counselling; Social Working and many other care related positions.

Health & Social Care

This new qualification in Health and Social Care is for learners who want to study health science, social care or childcare. This course gives learners the opportunity to understand how the subject can be applied in a wide range of settings where care takes place.

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Course Content

Year 12

Unit 1 Building Positive Relationships
Unit 2 Equality, Diversity and Rights
Unit 3 Health, Safety and Security

Year 13

Unit 4 Anatomy and Phsyiology
Unit 5 Infection Control: Sexual Health, Reproduction and Early Development Stages
Unit 6 Nutrition for Health

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