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Health & Social Care

Health and Social Care Diploma - J023

12 Quays Full Time Level 2 Duration 36 weeks

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PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED. APPLICATIONS FOR THE NEXT ACADEMIC YEAR (2021-2022) WILL BE OPEN FROM OCTOBER 2020

This is a study programme which enables you to develop knowledge and skills for the Health and Social Care sector. You will learn by completing assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations.

Course Details

This Diploma course is equivalent to four GCSEs (grade A* - C or grade 4 or above). Both are accredited at level 2 in the National Qualification Framework. Work placement for this qualification is a compulsory part of this course. All students will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosing and Barring Service check (DBS), certain convictions will prevent potential students completing essential parts of the course. This course will provide you with a detailed knowledge of the Health and Social Care sector. You will complete units including:

  • Communication in Health and Social Care.
  • Anatomy and Physiology in Health and Social Care.
  • Individual needs in Health and Social Care.
  • Entry Guidelines
  • This is a Study Programme for 16-18 year old students. Adults will be redirected to the Pre Access Health course.
  • 3 GCSEs minimum grade 3/D including maths and English or a relevant Level 1 qualification.
  • Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and reference.
  • If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.
  • Assessment Method

    This course is assessed by assignments and course work.

    Additional Information


    Are you aged 16-18?
    Study programmes are full-time courses for 16-18 year olds which include:

    • A qualification such as BTEC Extended Diploma
    • Meaningful work experience or preparation for work
    • English and maths, if you don't already have GCSE grade A* - C in English and maths
    • Non-study activities such as tutorials, voluntary work, fund-raising/charity work, sport or trips

    Where can I progress to?

    Progression from this programme could include:

  • Level 3 qualifications, apprenticeships or employment.
  • Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

    You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:


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    Starting 1st September 2020 - Ending - 24th June 2021REF J023M001

    If you are aged 16-18:

    This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £1125.00

    Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

    This course is FREE if you are aged 19+ and are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £18,135 annual gross salary. If you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.


    Planned Timetable

    Day Times Campus
    Monday 13:00 — 16:00 12 Quays
    Wednesday 08:45 — 12:00 12 Quays
    Starting 1st September 2020 - Ending - 24th June 2021REF J023M002

    If you are aged 16-18:

    This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £1125.00

    Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

    This course is FREE if you are aged 19+ and are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £18,135 annual gross salary. If you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.


    Planned Timetable

    Day Times Campus
    Monday 13:00 — 16:00 12 Quays
    Tuesday 09:00 — 12:00 12 Quays

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form

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