Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
Overview

Level 3 Diploma in Health and Socialcare is a 60 credit qualification and is equivalent level to an A-Level or Access to the qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a Health & Socialcare degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required. This qualification has been developed with the of currently delivering qualifications at this level in Health and Social Care or who plan to do so in the future. It also has the support of higher education providers and is recognised as offering progression to a degree programme or equivalent in Health and Social Care.

Who is it for

This qualification will suit you if you are planning to take a business degree but do not yet have sufficient, relevant attainment at Level 3 to meet the entry requirements for a higher education course.

Description

It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a Health and Socialcare degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.Learners must complete 4 mandatory units worth 60 credits to achieve Level 3 Diploma in Health and Socialcare. With LSIB you will get following advantage in order to study on-line: Same diploma as on-campus students; Recognised diploma accepted by universities for Top up with a degree; Assessments via assignment submission; You study on-line at your own pace.

Requirements

There are no formal requirements for specific prior qualifications or levels of attainment. However, if you have not already achieved a level 2 qualification in English and/or maths, you will normally be expected to take a GCSE or Level 2 Functional Skills qualification alongside this Diploma in order to support your progression to higher education. To enter for this qualification, you must have an appropriate standard of English.

Career Path

The business-related knowledge, skills and understanding that the Diploma will have helped you develop will also prepare you to progress to a Level 4 Health and Socialcare qualification.