Level 4 Certificate of Higher Education in Health & Social Care

BTEC L3 National Diploma in Health and Social Care

About Course

Overview

  • It is anticipated that around 2 million people will need to be trained and recruited before 2022 as a result of the sector’s growth.
  • The health and social care sector is the largest sector in the UK, employing over 4 million people. The industry plays a crucial role in supporting the economy by maintaining the physical and mental health of the wider workforce.
  • This degree course will provide you with a range of opportunities to develop the attitudes, abilities and competencies needed to work in a health and social care environment, both home and international. Today’s health and social care organisations are exciting, complex and varied, therefore, successful practitioners require innovation and resilience. This course will offer you opportunities to use real-life case studies which draw on skills such as prioritisation, negotiation and care planning.
  • Employers from the health and social care sector have been directly involved in the design and development of this course. Collaborations with these sector partners are used to explore those skill sets that employers are most interested in and to constantly ensure they are embedded within
  • the delivery of the course. You will also benefit from lecturers who have significant industry experience.

Requirements

  • All applicants are required to have at least 5 GCSEs at C/4 or above including English and Maths. Students whose first language is not English and who have not previously studied in the UK are required to have IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
  • Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on our assessment of your overall suitability for the course. We treat everyone as an individual which means we will look at your whole application including any relevant work experience and personal circumstances as well as your educational
£9,000.00

The University fees are payable either from self funding or get support from Student Finance England, eligibility and terms and conditions applies.

Classroom based

1 year full-time flexible study

You must attend the class 15 hours a week.

Completing the assignments, Exams, Presentations.

Financial Eligibility

  • Student Finance available for eligible candidates. terms and condition applies

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Bursary Fund

Financial Support

If you meet the eligibility criteria, you may be provided with additional financial support through the maintenance Fund, which can be used to provide financial assistance with travel, course equipment and childcare costs.

Progression Route

A Certificate of Higher Education is a Level 4 qualification and is equivalent to the first year of a full-time honours degree programme. To achieve the qualification, students must obtain a minimum of 120 credits. The successful completion of a Certificate of Higher Education can lead to the second year of an appropriate Foundation Degree or an honours degree programme.