A reading list for Health and Social Care learners

Our Health and Social Care sector manager, Trudy Murray, has compiled a list of useful books, films and TV shows that can help you to learn more about the Health and Social Care sector. They can also support you as you study for your BTEC qualification, so take a look and see what you think!  

This is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay, 2004

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, 2012

Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healy, 2014

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey, 1962

No Child of Mine by Susan Lewis, 2013

Still Alice, 2014 (12A)

Hidden Figures, 2016 (PG)

To the Bone, 2017 (15)

Three Identical Strangers, 2018 (12A)

The Secret Life of 4 and 5 Year Olds (Channel 4)

Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds (Channel 4)

Born to Be Different (Channel 4)

Mum, Dad, Alzheimer’s and Me, Real Stories (YouTube)

24 Hours in A&E (Channel 4)

Crisis in Care (BBC Panorama)

The Nine to Five with Stacey Dooley: Caring and Sharing (BBC)

Daily Coronavirus Briefing (BBC)

Any news programme!