Diploma in Health & Social Care

Programme Summary

ATHE Health and Social Care Qualifications were designed for those who want to work in various types of organisations including hospitals and care homes in both the public and private sector.

The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care is a 60 credit size qualification and is the equivalent level to an A-Level or Access to HE qualification. It provides learners with the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and understanding across a range of essential subjects with a focus on the healthcare context.

Who this qualification is for?
This qualification is designed for learners who are seeking to progress to higher education to take a Bachelor’s degree course within the healthcare sector.

Key facts

Class Based – £3,500
Online – £530

Start date
January, April, July, October

3 / 6 Months

Class Based / Online

Course Options


  • Health and Social Care in Context
  • Communication Skills for Health and Social Care Management
  • People in Organisations
  • Health and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace
  • Employability Skills
  • Personal and Professional Development

Entry requirements

Academic Requirement

There is no formal requirements, anyone can join

English Language Requirement

Minimum Intermediate or B1

Please contact us to find out country-specific entry requirements as below:

•   International country-specific entry requirements
•   EU country-specific entry requirements

Fees & Funding

Tuition fees cover the cost of a student’s academic studies. This usually includes teaching costs, registration and examination fees (not repeat or tailing modules, re-sit fees or coursework resubmission). Any costs associated with work placements will be the students responsibility.

2016 Applicants

UK and EU students

Class Based – £3,500
Online Based – £530

For full details, please contact us.

Career Opportunity

The Diploma in Health & Social Care provides learners with an introduction to Health & Social Care sector as well as key academic, research and communication skills to support learners in their development to pursue a career in Health & Social Care, nationally or internationally.

Recent graduates have gone on to work for:

  • NHS
  • Highgate Private Hospital
  • The London Clinic



Apply Now

Please contact us on 020 3305 8124 or send us an email to admissions@lsbuk.com to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.



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