Course title :  Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care  |  Credits :  60  |  Course code :  L4-DHSC-BAA
Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care is a 60 credits qualification, mandatory units worth 45 credits and learners must complete atleast 1 unit from optional. This specification provides key information on the Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social care including the rules of combination, the content of all the units and guidance on assessment.

Description

This Health & Social Care qualification cover a broad range of Health & Social Care specializations and are developed to provide a foundation of skills and knowledge for those working in a variety of roles in Health & Social Care.

Why Online ?

  • Cost effective - Typically UK diploma starts from GBP £3000 per annum, but with online study, you can enjoy saving more than 60% on your educational investment.
  • Practical Content - The coursework is immediately applicable to the careers, and you can earn long-term gains including increase in salary and promotions
  • Study anytime, anywhere - You don't have to attend a College campus, so you can study from anywhere in the world. The online delivery enables you to download the lecture notes, submit assignments wherever you are.
  • Assessments - Assessment is via assignment submission

Who is this course for?

This programme is designed for learners who are seeking to progress to higher education or to take a Bachelors degree course in Health & Social Care. Learners could also progress directly to employment. It is particularly relevant if you are seeking to progress to higher education to take a BA degree course in a related area of study.

Career path

Students who complete this qualification can progress to the Level 5 Diploma in Health & Socialcare. This can be used towards the progress for a bachelors programme.

Duration

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

    • 6 months
    • 9 months
Entry Requirements

In order to apply you should have either:

    • Level 3 diploma or GCE/GCSE or equivalent overseas qualification OR;
    • 5 years work experience
Course Content
    Mandatory Units
    - Communicating in Health and Social Care Organisations
    - Principles of Health and Social Care Practice
    - Health and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

    Optional Units
    - Working in Partnership in Health and Social Care
    - Managing Human Resources in Health and Social Care
    - Managing Financial Resources in Health and Social Care
    - The Role of Public Health in Health and Social Care
    - Empowering Users of Health and Social Care Services
    - Safeguarding in Health and Social Care
    - Personal and Professional Development in Health and Social Care
Assessment

Assessment is via assignment submission

Fee Structure

The fee for the programme is as follows:

    • 6 months - Accelerated mode @ GBP £1250
    • 9 months - Standard mode @ GBP £950
Fee payment plans

The programme offers following fee payment plans:

    6 months programme
    • Payment option (a): GBP £416 x 3 monthly instalments
    • Payment option (b): GBP £1187.50 x 1 instalment

    9 months programme
    • Payment option (c): GBP £190 x 5 monthly instalments
    • Payment option (d): GBP £475 x 2 quarterly instalments
    • Payment option (e): GBP £902.50 x 1 instalment
Accreditation

The qualification is delivered by London School of International Business (LSIB) and it is awarded by ATHE, an Ofqual-regulated Awarding Body. All of the qualifications are listed on the Ofqual register.

How to apply?

Simply follow the 2 steps given below to apply:
1. Fill application form on-line at https://www.healthcarecourses.org.uk/enrolment-form/start.html
2. Pay application fee of GBP £10
(This can be paid online using credit or debit card)

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