Access to HE Diploma - Health Science L3 - Day
The Access to HE Diploma - Health Science Level 3 is a substantial part-time, Level 3 course which will run Monday / Wednesday / Friday 9.30 – 3.00pm.
The programme is designed to support learners who want to progress onto higher education study.
The Access to HE Diploma is accredited by One Awards.
There is an interview and screening process. GCSE Maths and English or equivalent are desirable and this will be discussed during the interview.
What will I do?
On the Access to HE Diploma - Health Science Level 3 course you will study a range of Level 2 / 3 units in preparation for progression to studying at HE Level.
The Access to HE Diploma - Health Science Level 3 focuses on enabling you to attain the UCAS tariff points to study a degree programme which in turn will lead you to your ideal career.
Your assessment will be in a variety of formats including essays / reports / presentations / academic posters / podcasts / brochures / etc.
All Level 3 units are graded at Pass / Merit / Distinction which will inform your UCAS points for HE.
On this programme you will develop skills in:
Higher Order Thinking skills such as analysis / synthesis / evaluation / justification
Reading information and selecting key information / facts / ideas
Research using academic sources
Writing in a range of different formats
You will study:
Level 2 English Language Comprehension
Level 2 English Language Writing Skills
Level 2 Maths Algebra & Graphical Techniques
Level 2 Maths Data Handling & Statistics
Level 2 Maths Number
Level 3 Contemporary Issues in Health
Level 3 Health Promotion
Level 3 Human Biology
Level 3 Immunopathology
Level 3 Psychology & or Healthcare Project /Humans Against Disease (TBC)
What will it give me?
The Access to Higher Education Diploma is designed for mature students (aged over 19 at the start of the programme), who want to go to university but don't have the formal qualifications to get there. The programme is structured into specific diplomas, which prepare students to study in Higher Education for a variety of careers as well as subject related degrees. You will attain a Level 3 Diploma in Health Science on this programme.
What can I do when I finish?
Bachelor's degrees in Health Sciences at university.
Career paths include:
Mental Health Nursing
Learning Disability Nursing
Operation Department Practitioner
Health Promotion Studies
If you would like to apply, please click the "Apply Now" section below and follow the steps. Thank you!
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