Pearson Edexel Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care - Adults
This course is suitable for students wishing to enter a range of caring roles in the field of health and social care, including working with vulnerable adults, individuals with additional needs and older people. It provides an ideal route to health and social care career pathways. The course is equally relevant to learners of all ages.
Who’s this course for?
For students who wish to follow a career in one of the Health and Social Care Services. The qualification can also enable you to go on to Higher Education, studying courses in Nursing, Social Work, Occupational Therapy and many more.
The aim of this course is to provide training offering knowledge, understanding and skills in health and social care leading to a widely recognised national qualification for those who wish to work in a caring career or progress into higher education. Learners successfully completing the level 3 programme have the opportunity to potentially progress on to the level 4 HNC in health and social care.
Students study a number of units including:
- Developing effective communication in Health and Social Care
- Equality, Diversity and Rights in Health and Social Care
- Health, Safety and Security in Health and Social Care
- Development through the Life Stages
- Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Health and Social Care
Is through a mixture of assignments and portfolio tasks. Throughout the year you will be given written assignments for each unit and work placement reports.