Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in Health and Social Care (720 GLH)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 601/7194/7 Major
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


The content of this qualification is equivalent to two A levels has been developed in consultation with higher education to ensure it supports progression towards higher study. In addition, employers and professional bodies have been involved, in order to confirm that the content is also appropriate for those interested in working in the sector.


Everyone taking this qualification will study eight mandatory units, covering the following content areas:

                Development through the lifespan

                Working in Health and Social Care

                Enquiries into Current Research

                Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs

                Principles of Safe Practice

                Promoting Public Health

                Psychological Perspectives

                Nutritional Health

Entry requirements

Students applying for Level 3 qualifications need a minimum of 5 GCSE or equivalent passes at Band 4 and above including English and Maths