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Intermediate Diploma in Skills for Health & Social Care

Start Date Length Attendance Campus Course Code
20/02/2017 18 Weeks Daytime East Ham Campus SC002164 Apply Now
11/09/2017 18 Weeks Daytime East Ham Campus SC002164 Apply Now

What is involved?

The course has six units to be completed the units include overall knowledge about Communication, Grief and Loss and Equality and Inclusion. Case studies are used to demonstrate application of knowledge. During the course you will be encouraged to make full use of your work experience/practice in order to answer the questions, to meet the criteria.

I-Learning Sessions This is additional time embedded in your programme for your study to promote independent learning. This time is used to work through assignments, complete homework activities and conduct wider reading and research.

Support Tutorials Group and one to one tutorials are set up on the programme to further assist you with successfully completing the course and provide you with professional guidance and support throughout the course.


What will my career options be?

Progress to a level two Diploma in HSC; then to a level three HSC course or work in a Care Home. There are always opportunities to volunteer in a HSC organisation, with the opportunity of further training or apprenticeship. You can also progress to the Access courses in HSC, Early Years or Health Sciences in order to go to HE.

What is the cost?

The Home fee is TBC.

In some instances a course may be free - please refer to the What do I Need to Pay screen for more information.

The information which describes this course was accurate at the time of publication. Newham College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or cancel any part of the programmes, locations, facilities and costs at any time.


What do I need?

4 GCSEs Grade D including English & Maths and/or equivalent