Health and Social Care (Adult) - Level 2

Course Code: SC1FE362

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration / Fees
10/09/2018University Centre15 Weeks / £2225.00Enquire
14/01/2019University Centre15 Weeks / £2225.00Enquire

Course Overview

Do you want a career working with adults in a health and social care setting? This part-time course introduces you to the knowledge and attributes needed to begin or develop your career working directly with adults in a health and social care setting. You will develop skills relevant to your current or future role and learn about a range of adult care strategies concerning communication, teamwork, risk management and behaviour management. The course is taught by specialist tutors with a wealth of relevant, up-to-date experience and classes are conveniently timed to fit around work and family life.

Entry Requirements

To do this course you must have completed the Level 2 Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care course. You will also need written confirmation from a suitable provider that they will provide you with a weekly work placement for the full duration of the course. Appropriate settings include care and nursing homes, hospitals, recovery services, supported living, domiciliary/home care, homeless shelters and refuges.

Qualification Obtained

Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF)

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

This part-time course runs from February to July, for three hours a week. You will also need to devote two hours a week to independent study.

Teaching is delivered in groups and supported by group activities and discussions. One-to-one support is also provided.

When you start the course we will assign you a progress tutor who will support you in collating your written evidence. You will be assessed at least twice in the workplace by a qualified assessor, who will also involve you in professional discussions.

Work Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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The University of Salford
European Structural and Investment Funds
Council for Independent Education
European Social Fund
Lancaster University
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