The OCR in Health and Social Care is a two-year course equivalent to 3 A Levels. The course will lead to a highly specialized work-related qualification where you will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you to progress to employment or continue to study in Higher Education.
Opportunity to gain work experience with local employers
Tutors who have industry experience across a range of specialisms.
Development of employability skills valued by health and social care sector.
Close links with HE institutions with opportunities to visit for ‘taster’ days.
Nursing degree (Adult, Children, Mental Health and Learning Disabilities)/Midwifery
Social Work/Social Care Work
Primary School Teaching
Children and Young Peoples Workforce
Allied Health professions e.g. Occupational Therapy
Related HE degrees e.g. Psychology
By a mixture of coursework (58%), an exam and controlled assessment (42%). Controlled assessment involves completing an assignment in exam conditions with support material.