Level 3 Extended Diploma Health and Social Care

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Entry Requirements

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About the Course 

So you’re interested in a career in health and social care. Choosing to study this course at Ashton Sixth Form College will give you the practical skills needed to pursue this career but we will also provide you with essential personal skills to become a success in this field. From effective communication, care of disorders and equality and diversity in health and social care.

Course Structure:

Mandatory Units
Effective communication in Health and Social Care, Equality, Diversity and Rights in Health and Social Care, Health and Safety, Development through the Life Stages, Anatomy & Physiology, Sociology, Psychology.

Optional Units available at Ashton Sixth Form
Looking after Children and Young People, Safeguarding Adults, Public Health, Physiological Disorders, Health Psychology, Nutrition, Working in Healthcare, Health Education, Applied Psychology, Independent Learning.