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Level 3 Health and Social Care

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
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What will you be working towards?

Code M5015
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3


The Health and Social Care sector plays an important part of our society. The level 3 course is equivalent to A-levels and lets you learn through a mixture of practical and theory methods. You will be able to learn in an environment that reflects the working Health & Social care industry, learning about working practices, employability skills, practical skills and much more. This course can help you to create a positive bond with the people you are caring for, the requirements needed to be safe, practical skills and a range of skills for you to apply to different client groups. You will be assessed on your ability to demonstrate your knowledge and skills through coursework and exams. As part of this course you will also complete a minimum of 150 hours work experience in a range of suitable health and social care settings.


You will study a range of mandatory units including: Human Development; Working in Health and Social Care; Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs; Principles of Safe Practice in Health and Social Care Optional units include:; Work Experience in Health and Social Care; Psychological Perspectives; And an additional range of optional units.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are 4 GCSE at Grade C/4 (or above) or a relevant Level 2 qualification. Must include English Language GCSE at grade C/4 minimum.

Your next steps...

On completion, there are a variety of outcomes that you can explore as this qualification enables you to apply for employment, higher education and apprenticeships. It is possible for you to progress your education and/or training to further specialist courses such as in Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, Speech and Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist and more.


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