Health Sciences and Social Care

Access to Higher Education - Healthcare Professions
Course Title
Access to Higher Education - Healthcare Professions
Course Code
C002172
Mode of Study
FULL TIME
Entry Requirements
Students must be aged 19 or older on 31st August to study Access to Higher Education courses. This course is best suited to those who are returning to education and wish to progress onto a degree in Nursing, Midwifery or other health care related degree. Applicants must demonstrate a sound general education. GCSE grades are not necessary but applicants must successfully complete the entry tests in Literacy and Numeracy and demonstrate the ability to cope with the demands of the course.
Leads on to
Upon successful completion of this course you can progress onto Level 4 study at college or university.
ABOUT THE COURSE
This course will support and prepare you for progression into Higher Education. This is a fast-paced course and requires time commitment and an ability to plan and organise independent learning. There is an expectation of 20 hours independent learning outside of college hours.
Areas of study include:
Communication
Mathematics
Research
Biology
Psychology
Media Perspectives
Health and Welfare
Preparation for Higher Education This course is accredited by Gateway Qualifications.