Level 3 Health and Social Care: Principles and Contexts (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The Level 3 Health and Social Care: Principles and Contexts is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students who are interested in a career in the Health and Social Care industry. This is located in the Health, Social and Childcare (HSC) department.

The programme includes a range of units all designed to provide the knowledge and skills required for working in Health & Social Care settings. Alongside this, you will complete the Welsh Baccalaureate at Advanced Level where you will work on a series of challenges which will broaden your personal, social and academic development. We also encourage lots of community participation by raising money for local charities in a wide range of fun and interesting ways.

  • Entry Requirements

    5 GCSEs C and above –English/Maths and Science.

  • Career Prospects

    You can choose whether to get a job straightaway or go into higher education. If you decide to get a job, you could work and undertake further training in hospitals, residential homes or social services.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

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