Health and Social Care OCR Cambridge National OUR VALUES Our values underpin all that we do as a school and are brought to life in all areas of our organisation. Work Hard We recognise that good work comes from hard work and that hard work pays off. Be Kind We are polite and considerate. We celebrate our differences and help those in need. Aim High We are ambitious and determined and make the most of every opportunity. Show GRIT We overcome challenges that stand in the way of achieving our goals. We stay positive and never give up.
What is Health and Social Care? • It consist of a mixture of topics from elements of sociology, biology, ethics and also includes some practical elements. • Students who are interested in this course should be highly motivated to do independent learning and be interested in working with other people/community. • There is a lot of coursework so if you don’t like working independently then this course is probably not for you.
What does the course include? • These 4 parts make up the whole course • Each unit is weighted equally RO 21 Health and Social Care (Exam) 25% RO 23 Understanding body systems and disorders (Coursework) 25% RO 22 Communication (Coursework) 25% RO 31 First Aid (Coursework) 25%
Job Prospects • If you are interested in the following jobs this course is for you: • • • Teaching Nursing Social work Midwifery Physiotherapy Occupational therapy. • Successful study of this course can lead to further study in Health and Social Care within sixth form and college, providing a comprehensive route into university to study popular courses.