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Health and Social Care Pathway

Updated Wednesday 21st January 2015

So you have decided that studying Health and Social Care is for you - what next?

Launch A Day In The Life Of A Social Worker Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license If you have decided that studying Health and Social Care is for you, you can now select your study pathway - blue, orange or green. (If you haven't, head back to Pathways to Success to view 'taster' sessions in various subject areas).

Blue Pathway

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This route is for those who have little experience of previous study. It consists of around 50 hours of study.

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The orange route is for those who have some experience of previous study at level 3, but perhaps a long time ago and/or in a very different study area. It consists of approximately 25 hours of study.

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The green pathway is for those who are experienced at study and are just looking for a fairly brief refresher before moving on to a higher education course. It consits of approximately 12 hours of study.

 

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