|Delivered at||Accrington and Rossendale College University Centre|
|Start Date||September 2021|
|Cost||£3380* - Eligible for Advanced Learner Loan|
* The fees charged on your course will not rise by more than inflation during your studies but the College reserves the right to increase fees annually by not more than RPIX (Retail Prices Index excluding Mortgage Interest).
If your studies are to be funded by your employer or as part of an Apprenticeship then different rates may apply, please enquire for details.
The Level 3 Access to Higher Education Diploma is an intensive course requiring hard work and dedication. To achieve the best possible grades, we expect you to:
In return, you can expect of us:
You are expected to attend all timetabled classes (2.5 days per week) and in addition you are required to do some independent study. Most sessions are scheduled in a biology laboratory, regular classrooms, and computer rooms. There will be some ‘live’ on-line teaching and learning depending on the subjects.
You should have GCSE/ Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English in place before beginning the course. On occasion, we may consider applicants without Maths or English as long as they are willing to work towards them alongside the Access to HE Diploma.
Please note, some universities require specific GCSE/ Level 2 Functional Skills qualifications and grades. It is a good idea to check with your chosen universities before beginning the Access to HE Diploma.
Students on this pathway typically progress on to Degrees and other Higher Education programmes in the fields of Health and Science.
Popular progression routes are: Nursing, ODP, Midwifery, Podiatry, Paramedics and other Health related studies.
This pathway will also allow you to apply to Science related Degrees such as Biomedical Science, Forensic Science, Human Biology, Animal Behaviour and much more.
Nelson and Colne College Group offers exciting Degrees and other Higher Education programmes related to this Access to HE diploma such as: