Health and Social Care GCSE
Do you have good communication skills and think you would enjoy working with people?
Where could this course take you?
This is an ideal stepping stone towards a BTEC National qualification in Health and Social Care.
What careers could this help you with?
This course could take you into any careers where you will be working with people, from caring for children to becoming a Personal Trainer, Teacher, Social Worker or Nurse.
Unit 1 Understanding Personal Development and Relationships
This unit helps you to understand how people grow and develop from birth, right through to later adulthood, as well as the personal relationships people have during their lives. This knowledge will help you to understand others and may help you to understand yourself.
A combination of multiple choice questions and short and long answers questions based on a case studies. 40%
Unit 2 Exploring Health, Social Care and Early Years Provision
This unit is based on an investigation into the needs of one person and how their health or social care needs are provided for by formal or informal support. You will select a person either from the early years setting or later adulthood for your study and produce three pieces of course work.
• Case Study
• Information leaflet for the service user
• Produce a “Best Practice” booklet for two care providers