LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH, SOCIAL CARE: CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
This course will suit you if you are considering a career in health and/or social care with adults or children and young people.
The course is designed to develop your knowledge and awareness of the types of provision in the Health, Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s sectors.
This includes the roles played by workers, from principles and values through to health and safety and working with others.
HOW WILL YOU BE SUPPORTED?
You will have a personal tutor to monitor and support your progress in learning. We always provide full support to students who need extra help in any aspect of their studies, for example to dyslexic students.
If you have not yet completed Maths and/or English to a grade 4 then you will attend this as well, as part of the legal requirement of your study programme. Our experienced Maths and English department will support you in gaining the necessary Level 2 qualifications.
To ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
For your specific course, you will be assessed by your Tutor or Assessor using a range of methods, which may include, amongst others:
Tasks such as designing charts or leaflets,
Coursework or methods such as oral questioning.
BY THE END OF THE COURSE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO
Learners will develop knowledge and awareness of health, social care and children’s and young people’s settings.
The qualification is aimed at learners in school or college who wish to develop an understanding of the similarities and differences between these settings.