Access To Higher Education
Start Date: Access to HE (Business) 21st September 2020
Day: Monday, Thursday, Friday
Time: 9.30am - 4pm
Duration: 32 weeks
Cost: £3020
Course Overview

The Access to Higher Education Diploma is a QAA accredited course that provides students with an essential qualification, subject knowledge, and skills to progress to studies at university level.

This programme prepares 19+ students who are returning to education, or those who left school with fewer qualifications, to be able to progress on to Higher Education. The programme provides a good foundation in the knowledge and skills required for studying at university level.

What will I learn?

You will study Economics, Marketing and Business Studies

Health and Science
You will study Biology, Science and Professional Healthcare Practice.

Social Science
You will study Sociology, Psychology, Counselling and Mental Health.

In addition to your chosen pathway, you will also study Academic Writing Skills, Academic Research Skills and Preparing to Progress within the course.


Successful completion of the programme will provide you with the opportunity to progress onto studying a wide range of subjects at university level. These may include:

Business Management, Business*, Business and Marketing, Business and Finance.

Health and Science
Nursing (adult, children, learning disabilities and mental health), Midwifery, Paramedic Practice, Biomedical Science, Biology, Applied Science, Health and Social Care, Forensic Science, Sports Science and Coaching Studies and Engineering.

Social Science
Health and Applied Social Studies, Working with Children and Families, Mental Health Work, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Sociology, Psychology, History, Social Work, Policing, Teaching and other Education Studies.

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