About the subject

  • Study Health and Social Care at the Sixth Form alongside other subjects
  • Study topic such as Equality and Diversity, Supporting people with mental health issues and Anatomy and Physiology.
  • Earn UCAS points
  • In the first year you will sit 2 exams and complete one coursework portfolio.
  • In the second year you will sit one exam and complete 2 coursework portfolios.
  • The course is graded Pass, Merit, Distinction, Distinction Star

Read the full Course-information page here.

Your tasks to complete

Activity-1-Settings HSC


Useful websites and other resources

Job Roles


Jobs in social care


Health and Social Care Services


BBC News Health

Meet the tutors


I graduated from the University of Sheffield and have been teaching for 8 years. I love teaching Health and Social care and seeing my students progress and achieve their aspirations.

Any questions?

Email us on info@barnsley.ac.uk

Call us on 01226 216 123