Health Sciences and Social Care

Level 3 Combined Diploma Psychology with Health and Social Care
Course Title
Level 3 Combined Diploma Psychology with Health and Social Care
Course Code
C0042232E/1
Mode of Study
FULL TIME
Entry Requirements
4 GCSEs (9-4/A*-C) including English, maths and science, or a Level 2 Diploma in a related field. Once you have applied you'll be invited to attend a College Introduction Meeting, you'll need to attend this meeting in order to secure an offer of a place.
Leads on to
Successful completion will set you up to progress to degree level study at university on a BSc (Hons) in Occupational Health, BSc in Education and Child Psychology or similar. Career paths across both Psychology and Health and Social Care include; clinical psychologist, counselling psychologist, health psychologist, nurse, occupational therapist, teacher and more.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Combining the scientific study of minds and behaviour with the application of healthcare practices, this course provides you with an in-depth understanding of human behaviour which remains fundamental to many jobs in the fields of Psychology and Health and Social Care. Jobs directly related to your studies include: Clinical psychologist, Counselling psychologist, Education mental health practitioner, Educational psychologist, Further education teacher, Health psychologist, High intensity therapist, Occupational psychologist, Psychological wellbeing practitioner and many more. The scientific aspects of your psychology course, including the application of a reasoned approach, problem solving and manipulation of data, provide useful tools for careers in healthcare, law enforcement, finance, IT and research. Your knowledge of human behaviour and motivation, ability to critically analyse a problem, formulate a considered response, create an argument and generate new ideas lend themselves well to careers in the creative industries, the legal sector, government administration and education. This course is suitable for school leavers aged 16-18, if you're older than this please contact our admissions team on 01582 569569 to discuss more suitable options or browse our part-time courses on our website.