Overview

This course can lead to a variety of different opportunities with regard to your learning journey.

About the course

Course Introduction

This is designed for people who want to work in the caring sector. If you want to become a social worker, carer, mentor, midwife, nurse then this would be suitable for you. This course is equivalent to 3 A levels, you will only need to select one further subject to go with this course.

Award Body

EDEXCEL

Course Suitable For

Anyone who has an interest in working with Elderly and the young.

Preferable Entry Requirements

5 A*-C grades including English & Maths

Why Study?

This is designed for people who want to work in the caring sector. If you want to become a social worker, carer, mentor, midwife, nurse then this would be suitable for you.

Progression Opportunities

By completing the extended diploma course you will be able to apply to University for courses in midwifery, nursing.

Why Grace Academy?

Come and learn a new subject in a place that you are familiar with, in surroundings that you are aware of and with teachers who you know, that are willing to help you and support you through your next educational journey.

Assessment Methods

Assignments, coursework, placements

Support Provided

Our Teaching and Learning Strategy is at the core of our approach to students and their learning. We aim to provide a learning community where students achieve excellence and achievement is celebrated. We want you to enjoy your time at the academy and to be successful.

You will need to monitor your own progress. We want you to become self-critical and to think about how you can improve.

We will expect you to work hard and productively. Being present in the academy for as long as it is necessary for you to meet your targets and succeed in your learning.

Course Information

Contact the Post 16 Manager on 0121 329 4630 or email on juliebaker@graceacademy.org.uk.

Register your interest in your chosen courses and an application form will be sent out to you. All applicants are interviewed and conditional offers are made subject suitability of course.

Please note all courses on offer are subject to the minimum uptake for viability.