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Return to Learn: Health and Social Sciences Diploma

If you have been out of education for a while and wish to get back into studying South Devon College is running a Return to Learn course. It is a one year Level 2 Diploma which is a two day course running on a Thursday and Friday, it includes additional study support and a choice of undertaking GCSE maths and or English as well. It is a helpful route into further and higher education. The course will give you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and understanding of a range of subjects related to health and social sciences. You will receive support in the development of assignments and receive developmental feedback on assessed work. Within the units you will learn computer skills, creating and presenting a power point presentation, improving your note taking and academic writing. On completion of the course you will a get a Level 2 Progression Diploma, this would be a perfect pathway onto a free* Access to Higher Education Level 3 Diploma (or another Level 3 course).

*The Access to Higher Education is a direct pathway to university which is free if you complete your degree.

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Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks 19-23 Fee 19+ Fee  
DP2RTA1P Paignton Campus 07/09/2018 - 28/06/2019 FRI 09:30:00:0 - 12:30:00:0 36 £50.00
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FC Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
T2 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
T3 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
19+ Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.

“I really enjoyed studying Health and Social Care. You're treated as an adult at the College and the tutors get to know you on a personal level, they are really supportive and their knowledge is invaluable. I felt as though I grew as a person during my time there, which is so important."Caitlyn Crofts

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