Social Care Studies


Develop your caring skills with this course bundle. Including Health and Social Care Level 3, Community Social Care Level 4, and Social Care with Families Level 4.

Social Care Studies

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About This Course

With our Social Care Studies online bundle, you can start a rewarding career in social care.

Designed for students who are passionate about supporting families and their wider community, you’ll learn about the complexities of social care, from how to handle neglect and abuse, to caring for clients with communication needs, and much more.

This bundle is intended for both current social care workers who wish to expand their knowledge, and those who are just starting out in this field.

Study from the comfort of your own home, at your own pace, with the support of your personal tutor and all course materials delivered straight to you.

Course Benefits

This course will:

  • Allow you to study from the comfort of your own home – no classes, no examinations, and no strict deadlines. All of your course materials will be sent to your home. Hassle free!
  • Enable you to learn on your own terms at your own pace.
  • Help you achieve a healthy work-study balance.
  • Give you the skills to offer your patients quality care.

Course Units

Health and Social Care Diploma Level 3 (RQF)

Qualification Title: TQUK Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care (RQF)
Qualification Number: 610/0103/6
Total Credits: 59
UCAS Points: 32

Unit 1: Agreed Ways of Working in Care Settings (K/650/2298)

Unit 2: Safeguarding in Care Settings (L/650/2299)

Unit 3: Mental Capacity and Restrictive Practice in Care Settings (A/650/2300)

Unit 4: Duty of Care in Care Settings (D/650/2301)

Unit 5: Effective Communication in Care Settings (F/650/2302)

Unit 6: Handling Information in Care Settings (H/650/2303)

Unit 7: Person-Centred Practice in Care Settings (J/650/2304)

Unit 8: Importance of Choice and Independence in Care Settings (K/650/2305)

Unit 9: Importance of Health and Wellbeing (L/650/2306)

Unit 10: Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Human Rights in Care Settings (M/650/2307)

Unit 11: Health and Safety in Care Settings (R/650/2308)

Unit 12: Infection Prevention and Control in Care Settings (T/650/2309)

Unit 13: The Importance of Continuous Development (D/650/2310)

Unit 14: The Importance of Personal Wellbeing (F/650/2311)

Unit 15: The Principles of Infection Prevention and Control (Y/616/4058)

Unit 16: Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with Their Care Plan (K/616/4159)

Unit 17: Support Individuals to Maintain Personal Hygiene (L/616/4204)

Unit 18: Support Individuals with Specific Communication Needs (A/616/4179)

Unit 19: Support Individuals to Access and Use Services and Facilities (Y/616/4173)

Unit 20: Cleaning, Decontamination and Waste Management (D/616/4059)

Social Care for Communities Level 4

Unit 1: History of Social Care in Communities

Unit 2: Assessment, Care Planning, and Review

Unit 3: Roles and Values

Unit 4: Meeting Social Needs

Unit 5: Adult Services

Unit 6: Children’s Services

Social Care with Families Level 4 

Unit 1: Children and Childhood

Unit 2: Supporting Families

Unit 3: Attachment, Separation, and Cared-For Children

Unit 4: Child Abuse and Child Protection

Unit 5: Assessment and Planning

Unit 6: Legal Responsibilities, Processes, and Procedures


This course is assessed using a series of assignments that are designed to test your knowledge of the course materials. You’ll access your learning materials and submit your work online using our learner management system. Your expert tutor will mark your work and guide you throughout the programme.

Required Knowledge

There are no requirements to enrol on this course bundle.

Awarding Body

Upon completion of this course, you will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care, as well as Level 4 Diplomas in Social Care for Communities and Families from National Institution of Qualifications (NIOQ).

This course has been designed to meet the requirements of specific learners or employers. It is endorsed by National Institution of Qualifications, meaning the course has undergone external quality checks to ensure that they are maintained and delivered to an excellent standard.

National Institution of Qualifications are a national certificating organisation. Endorsement of our courses ensures learners have access to high quality materials that cover all learning outcomes, helping them to achieve their potential.


From the guidance of your personal tutor, whose industry experience will help to support and mentor your studies, to our comprehensive study guide and course materials; from day one we will go above and beyond to help you succeed in your studies. 12 months of tutor support are included with this course, however it’s possible to complete this course within 6 months or less.

You too can take advantage of the extensive knowledge base of your personal tutor and use their experiences to get all of your questions answered. Similarly, our student support team are readily available to lend you their advice and guidance as they help you to decipher your course materials and answer your questions.

Only one click away, you can trust that help will be there when you need it.

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This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
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  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete your course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete in as little as 3 months!

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

No, this is a distance learning course, which means your assessments will be submitted and marked using our online LMS (Learner Management System).

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).

This course is an endorsed certification, not a regulated qualification.

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