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Health & Social Care

Background and Ethos

“Caring and promoting achievement in Health and Social Care".

The Health and Social Care at GPS is a GCSE based subject.

Health and Social Care is ideal for learners who are considering a career in Nursing or being a Care Worker and will allow learners to experience the practical aspects of Health and Social Care as well as learning through taught sessions and the completion of a research task. There is also a written exam.

The learning emphasis in Health & Social Care is for it to be fun and exciting. Concepts and ideas are taught in a friendly and supportive way, differentiating to ensure all learners achieve their full potential.

If you want to discuss any issues relating to Health and Social Care please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Natalie Hamilton who will endeavour to help you.

Health and Social Care is single GCSE subject which consists of:

Unit 1: Understanding Personal Development and Relationships (Exam 40%)

Unit 2: Exploring Health, Social Care and Early Years Provision (Controlled Assessment 60%)

An extensive piece of course work.

View or download 2012 exam results

View or download 2014 exam results