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Health & Social Care: BTEC Level 3

course specification

Health and Social Care is a rewarding profession which provides you with the opportunity to care for others and make a positive difference to people’s lives.

exam board

OCR

Units

  • Unit 2: Diversity, Equality and Rights
  • Unit 1: Building positive relationships in health and social care
  • Unit 3: Health, Hazards and Safety
  • Unit 5: Infection Control
  • Unit 4: Anatomy
  • Unit 11: Career Planning for Health and Social Care
  • Unit 6: Personalisation and a Person Centred Approach to Care
  • Unit 12: Promoting Positive Behaviour
  • Unit 7: Safeguarding
  • Unit 13: Sexual health, reproduction and early development stages
  • Unit 23: Sociology for health and social care
  • Unit 24: Public Health

entry criteria

4 A* - C grades and Level 4 in English

Level 2 BTEC Merit

Assessment

5 exams and 7 units of coursework over two years

higher education

  • University
  • Apprenticeships

careers

  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Teaching
  • Social work

Which teachers should I talk to about this subject?

Miss Coleman