Throughout this course you will study a range of different subject areas including Biological Science, Health Studies and psychology.
The units are designed to help you to build on your knowledge and develop your skills in preparation for progressing to university.
This course is a part-time course, with 1 day a week attendance required in college over 2 years.. There will be a requirement for you to complete additional study outside of the classroom.
The units you will study throughout this course are:
Respiration and circulation
The Human Endocrine & Nervous Systems
Cell Division and Heredity (Health)
Human Reproduction, Growth & Development
The Human Muscular and Skeletal Systems
Cell Biology: Understanding the Cell
Related Studies for Health
Introduction to Psychology
Mental Health and Illness
Psychobiology of Stress
Roles and responsibilities of a Health Care Professional
The History of the National Health Service
Progressing to university
Developing Critical thinking
At the end of each unit, you will complete an assignment to assess your knowledge of the unit.
To successfully achieve your Diploma, you will need a total of 60 credits
GCSE Math and English Grade 4 or Equivalent
Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.