This Health and Social Care BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma, equivalent to 1 A level, is designed to be studied as part of a full time A level programme alongside 2 or 3 A level subjects.
The course is also available as a full time Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma programme which is equivalent to 2 or 3 A levels.
You will learn about many different aspects of health and social care which could include:
5 GCSEs at A* - C. Must include English Language and Maths. Attendance at an A Level information event.
BTEC courses are assessed mostly by coursework although there may be some exams. A level subjects selected alongside this course are mainly assessed by exams.
Will the course suit me?
The ideal student is someone who is interested in a career in health and social care who wants to broaden their study by taking complementary A Levels alongside this qualification. You need to be organised to complete coursework for the Health and Social Care course and strong at taking exams for the A Level qualifications.