Health & Social Care
BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate and Extended Diploma
Standard BTEC entry requirement.
Some of the content you will study with this course are:
This two-year study programme will give you the opportunity to develop skills and experiences that will help you to pursue a career in the vast world of Health and Social Care.The study programme will allow you to gain knowledge in a wide variety of subjects areas including psychology, public health, human growth and development and research amongst many others. You will gain valuable insight from real life practitioners in a range of employments, as well as support to get additional experience from Health & Social Care academies run by Bedfordshire NHS trust.
This is a BTEC and comprises a mixture of internal and external assessment dependent on the level of study you complete.
QE6 Extras / Co-Curriculum Opportunities
Opportunities for additional experience through NHS Health & Social Care academy.
Trips and visits to support learning.
Speakers and Q&A with different industry professionals.
Many students continue on to Higher Education at University to study their chosen profession such as nursing, teaching, counselling, midwifery etc. Students can also take an alternative route into their career through higher level apprenticeship, such as Health Visitor apprenticeship, or Nursing apprenticeships.