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    Diploma in Health and Social Care - Level 3

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    Course Overview

    The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care is a 60-credit qualification and is the equivalent level to an A Level or Access to HE qualification. 

     

    Who this qualification is for?

    It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a health and social care degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.

     

    Progression

    On successful completion of this qualification, there are a number of progression opportunities.

    Students can progress to:

    • Learners who complete this qualification can progress to study a bachelor’s degree in a related subject. Please contact individual universities to confirm if you are eligible to apply for a bachelor degree.

    ATHE University Partners:

    ATHE has a number of University partners, who offer online or on the campus Bachelor and Master courses including:

    • Anglia Ruskin University
    • Southampton Solent University
    • University of Sunderland London Campus
    • Northampton University
    • Coventry University
    • Cardiff Metropolitan University
    • University of Bolton
    • University of Bedfordshire
    • Prince Edward Island University

    For more information, please visit https://athe.co.uk/progression-routes/

    Entry requirement

    This qualification is designed for students aged 16 and above.

    For students who have recently been in education or training the entry profile is likely to include one of following:

    • Age: 16 +
    • 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above
    • other related level 2 subjects
    • other equivalent international qualifications
    • Applicants must also have an appropriate standard of English to enable them to access relevant resources and complete the unit assignments

     

     

    List of documents required for registration:

    • Completed application form
    • Authenticated scans of your qualifications, certificates and complete transcripts for all years of studies
    • A copy of your passport
    • A copy of your CV/résumé
    • A scanned copy of a recent passport sized color photograph
    • Proof of English proficiency
    • Proof of address
    • Two references

    Assessment

    There is no external assessment (i.e. exams) attached to any unit. You will be required to submit a final written assignment for each module. 

    Overall Grading Type

    Graded with Pass, Merit and Distinction

    SFA Funding

    Eligible for Advanced Learner Loans.

    Syllabus

    Learners must complete all 4 mandatory units to achieve the ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care. 600 learning hours, usually studied over an academic year

    Modules:

    The Health and Social Care Sector

    To develop an understanding of the structure of the health and social care sector, how legislation and codes of practice impact on provision and the importance of multi-disciplinary working.

    Academic and Research Skills for Health and Social Care

    To develop academic and research skills and the language skills needed to be able to formally present academic research, both in writing and orally.

    A Person-Centred Approach to Health and Social Care

    To develop an understanding of the importance of a person-centred approach in the health and social care sector and how it is applied in practice in different health and social care settings.

    Communication Skills for Health and Social Care

    To develop knowledge and understanding of communication in health and social care organisations and to develop personal communication skills.

    How much will it cost?

    • Please call to enquire
    • The registration fee is £50 per module

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