Course content includes 13 units that have been chosen to be vocationally relevant for careers in Health and Social Care. The units include the following; Essay skills; Personal organisation and time management; Reviewing and Planning for the Future; Human Biology; Disease and the Immune System; Numeracy; Sociology; Psychology; Stress Management; Extended Independent Academic Study
You will be assessed through a range of methods including essays, presentations, exams and a small-scale research project. You will be given regular tutorials to check progress, identify and support any issues, set targets and support your return to academic study and writing.
This pathway is suitable for students wishing to move on to Health related Higher Education courses including degrees Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Children and Families; Adult Social Care; Psychology; Sport and Exercise Sciences. This course is suitable for career enhancement or university entrance on a wide variety of courses. Students are given support to apply for a university place through the UCAS applications process.