Soham Village College

Social Sciences

Social Sciences

E-Mail: headofhealthsocialcare@soham-college.org.uk

BTEC Health & Social Care First Award Level 1/Level 2

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Exam Board Qualification Specification
EdExcel Exam Board - BTEC First Award in Health & Social Care BTEC Health & Social Care First Award Level 1/Level 2 600/4782/3 (NQF)
     

This course is broken down into 4 units:

Unit 1: Human Lifespan Development - External examination (25%)
Unit 2: Health & Social Care Values – Internal assessment (25%)
Unit 3: Effective Communication in Health & Social Care – Internal assessment (25%)
Unit 5: Promoting Health & Wellbeing – Internal assessment (25%)

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Year 11

 

Units
Assessments
Units
Assessment

Autumn    

Unit 1 - Human Lifespan Development 

A: Explore human growth & development across life stages. 

B: Investigate factors that affect human growth & development & how they are interrelated.
Component 1 Part A
Due Dec 2017
Component 1 Part B
Due Feb 2018(Controlled Assessment)
Component 3: Health and wellbeing
A: Factors that affect health and wellbeing 
B: Interpreting Health indicators
3B1:Physiological indicators
Mid module test
End of module test
2 Literacy tasks
2 Case studies
Spring    Finish Component 1

Unit 2 - Health & Social Care Values

A: Explore the care values that underpin current practice in health and social care.
Component 1 Due Feb 2018
Component 2 Part A 
Due March 2018
(Controlled Assessment)
Complete 3B1 
B: Interpreting Health indicators
3B2: Lifestyle indicators 
C: Person-centred health and well-being improvement plans.
3C1: Health and Well-being improvement plans
End of module tests
2 Literacy tasks
2 Case studies 
Mock exam
Summer    Unit 2 - Health & Social Care Values B: Investigate ways of empowering individuals who use health and social care s
ervices.
2 Weeks Work Experience June-July
Assignment 2 part B
Due July 2017
(Controlled Assessment) 
C: Person-centred health and well-being improvement plans.
3C2: Obstacles to implementing plans 
Revision sessions
End of module test
Literacy task
Case study analysis 
External exam May/June 2018