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Introduction to Health & Social Care & Young People Diploma Level 1 - Full Time 


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Course Overview
This course provides a broad introduction to aspects of the Health and Social Care and Early Years sectors. There is no requirement for work placement; students will be prepared for progression to Level 2 through classroom activities, visits and guest speakers.

What Qualifications Or Experience Do I Need?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course; however, a good standard of education and a willingness to adopt the behaviour of a prospective care or early years professional is required. You will be required to attend for interview and undertake an initial assessment.

How Long Is The Course?

One Year

What Will I Learn?
A variety of different care and early years topics covering practical caring skills, communication, health and safety, lifespan development, dementia and play. You will also study English and maths alongside your vocational qualification.

How Will I Learn?
You will be taught in the classroom and learning cluster using a variety of learning methods including presentations, displays, group activities and written work.

How Will I Be Assessed?
Written assignments, group work, presentations and role play.

Where Could This Course Lead To?
Progression to the Level 2 Health and Social Care Diploma or Level 2 Childcare Diploma or Level 2 Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care or Early Years.

Attendance Mode
Full Time

Course Type
Full Time & Part Time

Subject Area