Health and Social Care


Health and Social Care (Level 1/2  BTEC Tech Award) is taught by Miss Ashdown. Miss Ashdown has a degree from the Open University that incorporates numerous modules in maths and education. She started working at Chipping Norton school in 2005 as part of the learning support department and gained QTS status in 2019. She also works within the maths department and has a passion for numbers. She finds human development fascinating and enjoys watching all students progress with an enthusiasm for SEN.

The Curriculum

Key Stage 4

(BTEC examination board)

Chipping Norton school offers Level 1/2 BTEC Tech Award in Health and Social Care which consists of 3 components.

Health and Social Care is a combination of internally marked assessments and one externally marked assessment conducted under examination conditions.

Year 10

Students will study these topics

  • Component one: Human Lifespan Development
  • Component two : Health and Social Care Services and Values

Year 11

Students will study the following topic.

  • Component three: Health and Wellbeing