Full-Time & A Level Courses

Access to higher education Diploma

Level 3

Course code: L16D104
Type: Full Time
Duration: 1 year
Subject area: Access to HE
Location: North Shropshire
Fee: Additional Costs - £25.00,Examination - £111.00,FE Tuition l3 - £3,248.00

About the course

This is a one-year course for those who want to progress to higher education but do not have the relevant Level 3 qualifications. You will study a range of interesting and challenging subjects in a supportive, adult friendly, environment which will prepare you for university. The Access course can act as a stepping stone to a new career.

Why choose us

You may have been out of formal education for some years so our inspiring teachers will help to build your confidence and develop your study skills. We have good links with our local universities who also visit to provide guest lectures. You will have access to a personal tutor who will guide you through your UCAS application.

What you could do next

Progression to vocational degrees related to health such as Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Paramedicine and Social Work. We also have students progressing to degrees in a wide range of subjects including Psychology, Criminology and History.

Popular modules

  • Health Promotion

  • Anatomy

  • Sociology of the Family

  • Introduction to Psychology

Assessment methods

Assessment will be through a number of coursework assignments