Principal - Emma Robins
Principal - Emma Robins

GRAHAM SCHOOL IS PART OF

Health & Social Care

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

Led by: Ms L Johnson

Exam Board:

Pearson

What will I be studying?
There are three components to study:

Component 1:
Human Lifespan Development

Component 2:
Health and Social Care Services and Values

Components 1 and 2 are assessed through internal assessment (coursework)

The components focus on:

  • knowledge and understanding of human growth and development
  • knowledge and understanding of how people deal with major life events
  • knowledge and understanding of health and social care services
  • practical demonstration of care values, together with the ability to reflect on own performance.

Component 3:
Health and well-being

This is assessed through a two-hour exam.

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.

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Y9 students were invited to breakfast today. They all had an excellent year and are great role models! Miss Robins enjoyed hearing about career aspirations: dentist, lawyer, journalist, actor, teacher(we hope at #TeamGraham!), B&B proprietor and plans to go to university! 🥐👏🤩 pic.twitter.com/6TGx…