BTEC Tech Award in Health and Social Care

Subject: BTEC Tech Award in Health and Social Care Year: 10 Exam Board : Edexcel
Course Code: 603/0395/5


Assessment and (Provisional) Examination / Assessment Dates:


• Component 1
Human Lifespan Development - Assessed internally – 2 pieces of coursework throughout Year 10
• Component 2
Health and Social Care Services and Values - Assessed internally – 2 pieces of coursework throughout Year 10
• Component 3
Health and Wellbeing - Externally assessed – Exam in Year 11


Key Resources:
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/z3tfcdm


Areas of study and assessment components:


Component 1


Learning Aim A: Understand human growth and development across life stages and the factors that affect it


Learning Aim B: Investigate how individuals deal with life events.


Component 1 - Content


Human Growth and Development across life stages


• Main life stages
• PIES growth and development in the main life stages


Factors affecting growth and development


• Physical factors
• Social and cultural factors
• Economic factors


Different types of life event


• Physical events
• Relationship changes
• Life circumstances


Coping with changes caused by life events


• How individuals adapt
• Sources of support
• Types of support


Component 2 -


Learning Aim A: Understand the different types of health and social care services and barriers to accessing them


Learning Aim B: Demonstrate care values and review own practice.


Component 2 - Content


Health and social care values


• Different health care services and social care services that are available and why individuals may need to use them


Barriers to accessing services


• Types of barriers and how they can be overcome by the service providers or users
Care values
• 7 care values
Reviewing own application of care values
• Key aspects of a review


Component 3


AO1 Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of factors that affect health and wellbeing


AO2 Interpret health indicators


AO3 Design a person-centred health and wellbeing improvement plan


AO4 Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of how to overcome obstacles relating to health and wellbeing improvement plans


Component 3 - Content


Factors affecting health and well being


Physiological indicators


Lifestyle indicators


Health and well-being improvement plans


Obstacles to implementing plans


Recommended Revision Guide


We strongly recommend the purchase of the following books to aid continuous learning and revision.

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Revision guide: Can be purchased through the school
Text book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/BTEC-Award-Health-Social-Student/dp/1292200928/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1537859486&sr=1-1&keywords=health+and+social+care+tech+award

 

For more information contact the Subject Leader: Mrs R Crisfield rcrisfield@standhigh.net