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Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care is a vocational course, taught at both Level 2 and Level 3.  It looks at the health system, the service providers, the service users and the impact it has on our daily lives. 

The course offers a range of skills, e.g. communication.  The learning is supplemented by guest speakers, visits to the local hospital and work experience.  Students enjoy the course and are enthused by the topics delivered.

 

The following units are covered at Level 2:

Communication in Health and Social Care
Ensuring Safe Environments in Health and Social
Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Social Care
Cultural Diversity in Health and Social Care

 

The following units are covered at Level 3:

Equality, Rights and Diversity in Health and Social Care
Health, Safety and Security in Health and Social Care
Development Through the Life Stages

Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Social Care
Personal and Professional Development in Health and Social Care

Sociological Perspectives in Health and Social Care
Psychological Perspectives in Health and Social Care
Caring for Children and Young People
Safeguarding Adults and Promoting Independence
Public Health
Promoting Health Education