Healthcare Science is one of the fastest-growing areas of the NHS. This means a Healthcare Science qualification will open up a range of opportunities, giving you the practical and technical skills to build an exciting, and high level, career!
When it comes to employment or university, current and up-to-date qualifications are ESSENTIAL, so this two-year programme has been developed with employers and businesses from the Healthcare Science sector, which means the content is:
Equivalent to three A Levels, the broad nature of this T Level will prepare you for a variety of roles; at the heart of this T Level is an Industry Placement, so you’ll also get to spend 20% of your time with an employer, giving you vital experience in the world of work - you’ll experience life in the Healthcare Science sector, and then depending on where your ambitions lie, you’ll take it to the next level, focusing on an occupational specialism: Assisting with Healthcare Science; Dental Services – Making Dental Devices; Optical Care Services; Pharmacy Services; or Prosthetic & Orthotic Technical Services.
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Delivered by expert tutors and industry specialists, this programme will broaden your options; you’ll cover a variety of topics, so that when it comes to employment, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to go wherever your ambitions take you, whether that’s becoming a nurse, or making ground-breaking discoveries as a clinical scientist.
Topics covered include:
You’ll also focus on an occupational specialism: Assisting with Healthcare Science; Dental Services – Making Dental Devices; Optical Care Services; Pharmacy Services; or Prosthetic & Orthotic Technical Services.
One of the many advantages of this T Level is an Industry Placement – what better way to enhance your learning, than utilising your new skills and knowledge on a sector-specific placement with an employer!
This means that 80% of your T Level will be classroom based, and the other 20% will see you learning from professionals in the Healthcare Science sector, on the job; on completion of the programme, you’ll impress employers and universities with your experience, ensuring you progress to your dream career or further learning!
The sole purpose of a T Level is to prepare you for employment and a dynamic career. Due to the broad range of topics covered on the Healthcare Science T Level, you’ll be equipped for a career in a variety of settings. You could work as a:
If you’ve got the ambition to succeed on this T Level, but you’re not quite ready to start, you can begin with Skills to a T in Healthcare Science.
English and maths will be a focus, ensuring you get that essential grade 4, and you’ll also learn some of the vital skills that you will build on in this T Level.
On completion, you’ll be ready to progress, with the skills and confidence to succeed!