This two year course examines a variety of current and topical issues in the health and social care sector. Topics in the first year are likely to include:
- Equality, diversity and rights
- Developing effective communication
- Health and safety and security
- Development thorough the life stages
- Anatomy and physiology
- Personal and professional development
- Sociological and psychological perspectives
As part of your study you may also complete the Advanced Diploma Welsh Baccalaureate
Elements of this course can be delivered through the medium of Welsh.
Updated December 2018
Five GCSEs at grade C or above including English, Maths and Science. You must complete a DBS prior to enrolling on the course. Cost is approximately £44.
You will also study literacy and numeracy modules which will include Essential Skills Wales and other related qualifications which may include an exam.
Students are also required to undertake work placements (residential and nursing care, family centres and voluntary organisations).
Polo shirts are £10 and you will need two.
There may be additional costs involved for trips and these will be explained as they arise.