Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Health & Social Care

Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Health & Social Care

Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Health & Social Care

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Our Level 1 Health and Social Course is ideal for those who are looking for a career in this sector, to build on skills and knowledge to move on in your career path.

You will work towards a BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies alongside maths and English.

You will work on a range of units relating to Health and Social care alongside employability units,

All work is portfolio based.

The course duration is one year from September – July and is a full-time course.


There are no formal qualifications, however you will have a successful interview with an admissions tutor.

This course is free for 16-18yrs, for all other students fees may apply.

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year


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Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 1

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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.

Career Assessment

Need help choosing the right career path? You’ll be given a series of activities related to a work environment. Your job is to slide the scale to the left or right depending on how much you like or dislike the given activity. You will receive recommendations based on your selections.

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