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Entry Level Foundation in Health, Social & Childcare

Entry Level Foundation in Health, Social & Childcare

Entry Level Foundation in Health, Social & Childcare

Foundation routes are for you if you are aged between 16 & 18 years of age and you need extra support to help you improve your prospects and progress to further study or a career.

You will be studying

  • Level 1 Award in Introduction to Study
  • Level 1 Award in Personal Wellbeing
  • Level 1 Award in Developing Skills for Employment

As part of the course you will also take part in a work placement, community fundraising projects and other enrichment activities and you will spend one day a week in the Health and Social Care department.

You will be assessed by building a portfolio of work which will get you a Level 1 Progression Certificate.

Students can progress onto the Level 1 Introduction to Child, Health and Social Care.


A successful interview with an admissions tutor.

Course Summary

Length of study:
35 weeks


Term dates

Study campus:

Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Entry level

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Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

Why Coventry

From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.

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