The objective of the Level 3 + Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualification is to equip learners with the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills required for a career in the health and social care sector at a managerial level. The programme enables learners to demonstrate their skills by producing evidence from their work or training activities. Learners will acquire care management skills in the Health and Social Care sector.
The Health and Social Care Management Diploma provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the health and social care sector and its wide recognition by employers allows progression directly into employment.
Upon successful completion, learners will be eligible to gain entry into Year 2 of a three year UK Bachelors degree or pursue Level 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management.
This qualification enables you to take on a supervisory or management role in your chosen area of work. This is the ideal choice for those moving up in a caring role. Supervisory or management positions involve a high level of problem-solving competence.
Qualifications at RQF Level 4 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Higher National Certificates (HNC) and Year 1 of a three-year UK Bachelors degree programme.
Learners will take:-
60 credit Level 3 Diploma having 6 units (10 credits each)
120 credit Level 4 Diploma having 6 units (20 credits each)
Learners who are seeking to progress to higher education to take a Bachelor’s degree course in Management. Learners could also progress directly to employment.
The programme is available in following duration mode:
The Learners must possess –
There are no formal requirements for specific prior qualifications or levels of attainment.
Learner must be 16 years or older at the beginning of the course
Learners will take following units to make a total of 180 credits.
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
An introduction to Health and Social Care
Communication for Health and Social Care
Promoting Health in the Population
Optional units (choose any 2 units)
Understanding Diabetes Care
Understanding Stroke Care
Understanding Dementia Care
Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care
Professional Development in Health and Social Care
Effective Communication in Health and Social Care
Health and Safety in Health and Social Care
Assessment Processes for Effective Health and Social Care Delivery
Managing Resources in Health and Social Care
Assessment is via assignment submission
Level 3 qualification is awarded by Qualifi, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual.
Rest of the qualifications awarded by OTHM, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual