BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Health & Social Care

The Extended Certificate introduces you to Health and Social Care and provides a good basis for progression on to a Level 3 qualification in this area. 

 Units studied include: Communication, Individual Rights, Individual Needs, Cultural Diversity and Human Lifespan Development in Health and Social Care.

Specialist Units include:

  • Social Influences on Health and Wellbeing
  • Promoting Health and Wellbeing
  • The Impact of Nutrition on Health and Wellbeing
  • Equality and Diversity in Health and Social Care
  • Individual Rights in Health and Social Care
  • Human Body Systems and Care of Disorders
  • Services in Health and Social Care
  • Creative and Therapeutic Activities in Health and Social Care

 

Study Areas

Students must complete all units. All units are assessed, graded and an overall grade for the qualification is awarded. 

 

Entry Requirements

Four GCSE's at grade D/3 to include English Language and Mathematics or you will have successfully passed a Level 1 course with Functional skills English and Mathematics.  Selection is by interview with tutors, a satisfactory reference is required and where requested diagnostic screening.

Duration

One year, full-time.

Progression

You can progress on to a Level 3 course in Health and Social Care.  You may also consider further training or study in related fields such as Social Care, an Apprenticeship or employment. 

Additional Information

This is a Full time course.  Students under 19 do not pay tuition fees. For more information please contact our Admissions Team on 020 8268 3073 or  e mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Campus

Kingston Hall Road

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