Level 2 Diploma in Health and Care – AL
The qualifications is intended to equip learners with the underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the health and care sector together with transferable employability skills. They are designed to support progression to further learning and ultimately to work in health and care or other related sectors. The employability skills and bitesize English and maths units are common across a number of qualifications, enabling easy transfer of credits between qualifications and supporting opportunities for cross-faculty working. They have been designed to be consistent with the principles for study programmes for adults including the unemployed. The qualifications in Health and Care link to the National Occupational Standards (NOS) for Health and Social Care. They provide some of the underpinning knowledge and practical skills that will support progression to a relevant competency-based qualification.
Entry Requirements: Individuals will be enrolled subject to passing an initial assessment.
A wide range of learning and teaching strategies are used including group activities, reflective logs and blogs, presentations, peer assessment and group discussion.
The units are taught holistically so that you gain an overview of the different aspects of health and social care role.