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Full Time BTEC National Certificate in CareWelsh Baccalaureate in Care

Merthyr Tydfil College

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BTEC National Certificate in Health and Social CareWelsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (WBQ) (Level 3) Duration: 2 Years Full Time Course Description The BTEC National Certificate consists of 12 units (6 taken each year). Students learn by completing assignments and taking part in work placements. The Certificate is equivalent to 2 A levels - the grades awarded will vary according to the criterion achieved in the assignments throughout the two years of the course. What you will Study Developing Effective communication Equality Diversity and Rights Health, Safety and Security in Health and Social Care Personal Professional Development (double unit) Supporting and Protecting Adults Health Education Development through life stages Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology Sociological Perspectives for Health and Social Care Psychological Perspectives for Health and Social Care Research Methodology for Health and Social Care Caring for Older People The WBQ is only achievable if the Certificate is achieved. The majority of WBQ elements have been incorporated within the BTEC Units but some are taught as separate sessions. All six key skills must be completed by the end of the second year so students should have achieved three key skills at level 3 and three key skills at level 2. On Completion Students can go into a multitude of health and social care related fields. There are also a great number of university courses available such as Social Work, Nursing, Housing, Managing Health and Care, Teacher Training or Social Policy to name a few.

BTEC National Certificate in Health and Social CareWelsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (WBQ) (Level 3) Duration: 2 Years Full Time Course Description The BTEC National Certificate consists of 12 units (6 taken each year). Students learn by completing assignments and taking part in work placements. The Certificate is equivalent to 2 A levels - the grades awarded will vary according to the...

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