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Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science and Health)  


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Course Summary

Code: Z11CF99B  

Starting: Flexible  

Location: Online E-Assessor  

Duration:  sessions over  week(s)

Time:  - first lesson is hrs

Cost: Available On Request  

Course Information Sheet


Providing an alternative route to Higher Education, these online Access to HE courses will work around your schedule and enable you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to succeed at University.  

Fee information
This qualification can be funded using an Advanced Learner Loan. If you are 19+ you may be eligible to access for free. For more information contact our team of Learning Advisors on 01752 660713. Fee includes Accreditation Online platform

Before you enrol on this course
You will be invited to undertake an initial assessment to ascertain your levels of English and Maths prior to entry on this course of study. You will need to speak to a learning adviser. Please contact us on 01752 660713.

Entry requirements
19+, You must hold Level 2 qualifications in both English and Maths, or be working towards them alongside studying your Access to Higher Education Diploma.

Who is this course for?
The Access to HE Diploma is a full Level 3 qualification designed to prepare learners without traditional qualifications for entry into Higher Education (HE).? The Diploma provides opportunity for learners to acquire and develop knowledge and skills needed

Course description
Studying the interconnected relationship between health and society will help you to understand the world around us and the way it functions. You will also grasp a knowledge of human behaviour and how mental and physical health affects societal structures. During this course topics of study will include: Preparing for Success Academic Writing Skills Preparing a Written Assignment Health and Wellbeing Introduction to Psychology The History of the National Health Service Contemporary Issues in Social Policy Understanding Poverty Understanding Dementia Approaches to Health An Access to HE Diploma is the equivalent of 3 A Levels, so if you don’t have these qualifications, this diploma will help you meet entry requirements. Most universities accept Access to Higher Education Diplomas, but please check with your chosen establishment before you apply

Will I gain a qualification?
Access to HE Diploma L3 OCNWM/AIM Internally Assessed Online Assignments with External Validation Process.

How will the course be delivered?
This course will be delivered mainly online using our Pearl eLearning platrform - you will also be supported through blended tutorials and contact with your assessor.

Will I need to study or practise outside the classroom?
You will need to plan your study time carefully - this course is designed to be completed over 1 year.

How will I know I'm making progress?
Regular Assessment, Tutor Feedback and Module Grades.

What will I need for the course?
Computer or laptop with internet access.

Progression to Degree Level Study. Learning Advisors will be happy to provide you with information of what progression is available. Visit our website at www.oncoursesouthwest.co.uk or contact us on 01752 660713 to make an appointment.

Please Note:
Most courses attract a subsidy from the Education and Skills Funding Agency and can be used to match funding for ESF. It is a requirement of the ESFA that you complete various forms at different stages of your course, further information is available on request. Courses are subject to a minimum number of enrolments and could be cancelled if recruitment is low. In some cases, an alternative class at a different location may be offered. Room numbers are subject to change - please check when you arrive at the venue.


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