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View Unit : Understanding Specific Needs in Health and Social Care

Unit
Unit Reference Number
M/601/1623
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Understanding Specific Needs in Health and Social Care
Unit Level
Level 5
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
60
Unit Credit Value
15
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
1.3 Health and Social Care
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

N/A

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

Understand perceptions of health, disability, illness and behaviour

1.1

analyse concepts of health, disability, illness and behaviour in relation to users of health and social care services

1.2

assess how perceptions of specific needs have changed over time

1.3

analyse the impact of legislation, social policy, society and culture on the ways that services are made available for individuals with specific needs

2

Understand how health and social care services and systems support individuals with specific needs

2.1

analyse the care needs of individuals with specific needs

2.2

explain current systems for supporting individuals with specific needs

2.3

evaluate the services available in a chosen locality for individuals with specific needs

3

Understand approaches and intervention strategies that support individuals with specific needs

3.1

explain the approaches and interventions available to support individuals with specific needs

3.2

evaluate the effectiveness of intervention strategies for an individual with specific need(s)

3.3

discuss the potential impact of emerging developments on support for individuals with specific needs

4

Understand strategies for coping with challenging behaviours associated with specific needs.

4.1

explain different concepts of challenging behaviour

4.2

describe the potential impact of challenging behaviour on health and social care organisations

4.3

analyse strategies for working with challenging behaviours associated with specific needs

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