With an anticipated national shortage within this sector, there is no better time than now to join this industry. During the first year of study, you will cover units such as psychology, sociology, anatomy and physiology, as well as effective communication, equality and diversity, health and safety and social development through the life stages. You will also meet with guest speakers who specialise in this sector.

You will study units such as complementary therapies for the sector, values and planning in social care and safeguarding which will equip you with the necessary tools to pursue a career in the social care field.