Level 3 Personal and Community Care

13PCC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Matheson

LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Students will work on a variety of practical and theoretical areas. The units include; care provision in a variety of community settings, anatomy and physiology, beauty product design and prototyping, makeup design and application and hair styling.
Students will participate in workshops held by outside practitioners with a focus on hair and makeup.

Future career pathways - Nursing, nurse aid, pharmacy assistant, health worker, care provider, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, podiatrist, beautician, beauty therapist, hairdressing, makeup artistry and retail.




Recommended Prior Learning

Entry must be approved by the teacher in charge of Personal and Community Care. First priority will be given to students who have completed 12PCC. Students must have an interest in an element of this course: Health, wellbeing, care provision, anatomy/physiology, beauty, makeup, hair.



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 9694 v8 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of communication process theory
3
I
4
U.S. 27457 v4 Describe the anatomy and physiology of systems and associated organs of the human body
3
I
6
U.S. 28004 v3 Research, develop, visually communicate and apply a make-up design concept for a given work
3
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

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