Health & Social Care

Autumn term year 10: unit 2 ‘Health and Social Care Values’

  • Explore the care values that underpin current practice in health and social care
  • Investigate ways of empowering individuals who use health and social care services

Spring term year 10: unit 5 ‘Promoting Health and Wellbeing’

  • Explore the purpose, types and benefits of health promotion
  • Investigate how health risks can be addressed through health promotion

Summer term year 10: complete unit 5 and start unit 6

Autumn term year 11: unit 6 ‘The Impact of Nutrition on Health and Wellbeing’

  • Explore the effects of balanced and unbalanced diets on health and wellbeing of individuals
  • Understand the specific nutritional needs and preferences of individuals

Spring term year 11: unit 1 ‘Human Lifespan Development’ (exam unit)

  • Explore human growth and development across life stages
  • Investigate factors that affect human growth and development and how they are interrelated

Summer term year 11 – external exam (worth ¼ of the marks awarded)
Calendared events:

Work experience week beginning 13th March

Mock exams week beginning 14th November, 6th February

End of year exams week beginning 2nd May, 10th July

If you are involved in other events that you are aware of which will mean that you miss one or more lessons please let us know in advance. Please be responsible for catching up work, as it is your qualification.