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Exploring Health and Social Care – Level 1

Level 1
1 year
Full Time
Middlehaven (Main Building)
Health care student in ward

Course overview

This course will give you an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed to care for young children. The course covers children’s growth, learning and development with units to help with personal development. You will be introduced to the different sectors and look at both children and adult needs including nutrition, health and communication.You will also have the opportunity to explore units such as leisure activities for adults and learning experiences for young children.

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Careers in Health & Social Care

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Explore Health & Social Care

Health and Social Care students have access to a realistic on-site health and care ward that replicates a hospital environment. This fantastic facility allows students to gain practical experience in hygiene and patient care, with access to a wide range of industry equipment. Courses are delivered by health and care professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.