Traditional Values, 21st Century Learning

Health and Social Care

Head of Department: Mrs Vicky Mooney
Email: Vmooney@olsj.blackburn.sch.uk

 

Our Lady and St John

Year 9 – Project work

Year 10 – Coursework – 6 assignments over two units

Year 11 – PPE exam (1 hour) in November and BTEC Exam (1 hour) in January for one unit. Coursework – 2 assignments for one unit

Homework: Research for Coursework, BTEC exam questions

Independent Learning: Assertive Mentoring (KS4), Research, Project Work, Educational Offsite Visits and Guest Speakers

Revision & Resources: 1:1 Interventions,Revision Packs Provided, Walking Talking Mock exams, After School Revision Sessions. Example pieces of coursework.

Support homework, provide opportunities to discuss relevant topics, research tasks and Educational Visits. Support for attendance at After School Revision Sessions. Support in Purchasing Revision Material. Testing pupils knowledge during exam period. Time to complete coursework.