75% Controlled Assessment
Led by: Ms L Johnson
What will I be studying?
There are four units to be studied:
1 Creative activities in Health and Social Care – This unit looks at different types of creative activities that are available to individuals in health, social care and early years settings.
2 Essential Values Of Care – This unit looks at the laws and rules that staff must follow to make sure that they provide the bestcare for service users, including confidentiality and equality.
3 Understanding Life Stages – This looks at how children, adolescents, adults and older adults develop through their lives. It also looks at genetic and non-genetic illnesses and how people can be supported.
4 Communication – this looks at different types of communication and the importance of effective communication for both staff and service users.
What can I do afterwards?
Students who study this course often continue to study health and social care at college, get an apprenticeship or go on to university. Potential jobs include: midwife, doctor, youth worker, social worker, nurse, teacher, child-minder, teaching assistant, nursery worker
If you're a former Graham School student or family member of a current student and work in any field of science we want to hear from you! We want to share examples of local people with our students. We would ask for a photo of you and a brief description of your role in science.
Link to a letter for parents of Year 9 students regarding Parent's Evening on January 27th bit.ly/3IlgMU3
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Year 11 Parent's Evening is on Thursday, 13th January. Please read the attached link for instructions on how to book an appointment. bit.ly/3sW8nlb