L2 Health and Social Care Extended Diploma

Join us for this year-long course, where you will be able to learn about working in health and social care. There are five exciting topics, plus two optional units that will improve your knowledge in safeguarding and protection, equality and diversity, and human growth and development.

Site

Eastbourne

Level

Level 2

Course Type

Adult

Courses

Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee Overseas Fee
enquire apply 60375-01 09/01/23 03/07/23 Monday 13:00 18:00 £440 £2186

What will I study?

This course is for people with an interest in working in health and social care. There are five exciting, mandatory units; Working in health and social care, Safeguarding and protection in health and social care, Equality and Diversity, Human growth and development, and Communication in health and social care. There are then two further units from a range of optional units including; Anatomy and physiology for health and social care, Common care disorders, Creative activities in health and social care, Nutrition and Dementia awareness.

There are five exciting, mandatory units; Working in health and social care, Safeguarding and protection in health and social care, Equality and Diversity, Human growth and development, and Communication in health and social care. There are then two further units from a range of optional units including; Anatomy and physiology for health and social care, Common care disorders, Creative activities in health and social care, Nutrition and Dementia awareness.

How will I be assessed?

You need to produce a portfolio of evidence consisting of assignments, presentations, reports and practical tasks.

What qualification will I achieve?

You will achieve the Level 2 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care.

What can I do after completing this course?

You could progress onto a Level 3 programme to develop your knowledge and understanding, or you may choose to go into the workplace and undertake an apprenticeship, or study an Access to HE course and progress to University.

Alternatively, you may begin working in a care environment and start working towards your care certificate on the job

Are there any extra costs?

There are no additional costs associated with this course.

Additional Info

Please note that learners will be required to complete around 5 hours of home study per week in addition to the classes at college.