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BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate 

This BTEC course enables you to link theory with practice in a variety of ways. The design of the course enables the student to apply their learning to a range of work-related contexts. Staff delivering the course have a wide range of experience in the delivery of Health and Social Care. We can boast a number of work experience placements that allow the student the opportunity of developing professional practice.  


Two exams (60% of the course) and two pieces of coursework (40% of the course) across the two years.  

Where Next 

Students go into a variety of career areas related to health and social care e.g., nursing, social work, education. It is an ideal qualification for students who want a broad background in health and social care which will allow students to progress to Higher Education and employment.  

More Information 

For more information about this course please see the specification below or contact the Sixth Form team.