Access courses are for adult learners, aged over 19 years to enable them to gain entry into university. The course is structured to enable learners to build up their academic skills, alongside studying subject specific modules, and is assessed through course work. The courses comprises of taught sessions with online support materials available through the college online portal Canvas.
For entry onto all Diplomas a minimum of GCSE grade C/4 in English, level 2 equivalencies will be considered on a case by case basis.
There are currently 3 Diplomas on offer. Health sciences in which you will study 2 modules in Biology, including the human body and either psychology or chemistry. These will enable you to gain entry into any health care degree such as nursing or midwifery and any science degree such as biology, biomedical science and chemistry
How is the course assessed?
Maths and English at 4(C) or above
In addition: strong work ethic, commitment to attend, and plans to progress into Higher Education