Health and Social Care Level 4

Course Code

OBS045

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  • Ofqual regulated Health and Social Care level 4 qualification
  • Equivalent to 1st year of a university degree
  • Study for your course entirely online including assessments
  • Study through online resources, skype sessions and online webinars
  • Understand the importance of communicating in health and social care
  • Learn how to manage peope within the industry
  • Achieve up to 120 credits toward degree
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

A career in health and social care is one of the most rewarding careers out there.

Not only are you caring and helping vulnerable people, you are also making a difference to people’s lives.

For those looking for an advanced career in health and social care, this course can be the perfect springboard to achieving your dream career.

As the equivalent of the 1st year of university, pair this with our Health and Social Care Level 5 and you can progress on and complete a university degree!

The perfect route into university!

Course Duration

Up to 5 years.

Study Hours

Approximately 240 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive your Health and Social Care Level 4 qualification. Equivalent to 1st year of a degree course.

Entry Requirements

Must be at least 18 years old.

Assessment

Online assessments and written assignments.

Course content

601/5058/0 awarding body – Qualifi

Extra info

Assessment

You will be assessed through a mixture of online assessments and written assignments.

There will be an online assessment for each module. Your online assessments will appear once you have completed each module and these are multiple choice questions.

Once you have completed your module and online assessment, your written assignment details with be released to you. Each written assessment is between 3000 – 5000 words long.

Study Method

This course is studied entirely online. You have access to your course materials for up to 5 years which means you are able to study whenever and wherever you choose.

Tutor support will be available through 1-2-1 skype sessions. You will also have access to interactive and informative webinars from your tutor as well. There is an online social learning forum to help along your study journey.

Course Duration

You have up to 5 years to complete your course which is more than enough time to give you the flexibility to study at your own pace. There is no pressure of tight deadlines.

Each module will take approximately 40 hours of study. There is also an additional 30-50 hours of optional study materials available.

Course Requirements

You must be at least 18 years of age to enrol onto this course and have completed secondary education.

Course Outcome

On successful completion of your assessments and assignments, you will receive your Level 4 Diploma qualification in Health and Social Care.

This is equivalent to the first year of a university degree course. You can achieve up to 120 credits towards a degree qualification.

Progression

If you want to progress further, you can take Health and Social Care Level 5, which is the equivalent of second year university degree.

There is also the option to take both courses as once with our Health and Social Care Level 4 and 5.

 

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