Key Stage 4 Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care

Edexcel/Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level2 Tech Award in Health and Social Care
The Edexcel BTEC in Health and Social Care gives pupils opportunities to gain:

  • Knowledge and understanding of human growth and development;
  • Knowledge and understanding of how people deal with major life events;
  • Knowledge and understanding of health and social care services;
  • Practical demonstration of care values, together with the ability to reflect on own performance.

Pupils will study 3 components;

  • Component 1: Human Lifespan Development
  • Component 2: Health and Social Care Services and Values
  • Component 3: Health and Wellbeing

Each lesson pupils will receive homework that is designed to extend and consolidate their knowledge in relation to Health and Social Care. This will vary from researching current events and issues in health and social care to applying student knowledge to a variety of health and social care based case studies.

Resources that will help pupils extend their knowledge - Additional reading, websites and activities

  • BTEC Entry 3/Level 1 Health and Social Care Student Book - Author; Jade Roots ISBN 9781846909191
  • Edexcel GCSE in Health and Social Care - Author; Andy Ashton ISBN 9781846903731
  • GCSE Health and Social Care- Edexcel student handbook - Author; Mark Walsh ISBN 978-0-00-731114-9


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Health and Social Care
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