QUALIFI Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care

Course Overview

The Qualification has been created to develop and reward the business health and social care workers of today and the future, and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to the health and social care sector. The rationale of the programmes is to provide a career path for learners who wish to develop their management and care capabilities within the health and social care sector.

Key facts

Duration: 9-12 Months

Level: 4

Start date: 15th of each month

Delivery: Online/ Blended/ In class

Assessment: Via assignment submission

Accreditation: Qualifi


Academic Study Skills

Communication for Health and Social Care

An Introduction to Healthcare Policy

Reflective Practice

Managing People in Health and Social Care

Sociology Concepts in Health and Ill Health

Learning Outcomes

Analysing, synthesising and summarising information critically

The ability to read and use appropriate literature with a full and critical understanding the ability to think independently and solve problems

Applying subject knowledge and understanding to address familiar and unfamiliar problems

Recognising the moral and ethical issues of health and social care practice and research; appreciating the need for ethical standards and professional codes of conduct.

An appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of health and social care service provision

Capacity to give a clear and accurate account of a subject, assemble arguments in a mature way and engage in debate and dialogue both with specialists and non-specialists.

To develop transferable skills and knowledge.

Circumstances, whether within their own area of employment, or through promotion to a supervisory or management position, or to adapt to changes in the health/social care environment

To motivate individuals to progress to further professional development through future study or as part of their chosen career.

Entry Requirements

Learners who have demonstrated some ability and possess Qualifications at Level 3, for example 'A' Levels or vocational awards.

Learners who have spent some time in an organisational role and shown they have capability and drive to develop.

Learners seeking further professional development and gain work related skills and know-how.

Progression routes

Students can progress to the Level 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care or second year of Honours Degree at UK University.