Summary

This QAA approved programme is for people who wish to take a degree at university, but do not have the required entry qualifications. It has been designed for students who have been away from studying for some time.

Description

Access courses are designed as an alternative to A levels. At the end of the course students go on to university to study on a variety of degree programmes.

Key Areas

All students on the Access to engineering will take the following modules: Skills for Learning Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering

Advanced Mathematics

Help with study skills, computing and maths will be available and all students have weekly tutorials with their personal tutor .

What Next

Students who successfully complete this programme will be able to apply to universities offering diplomas and degree courses in Engineering and related degree courses.

Entry Criteria

Applicants are required to have C or above in both maths and English/English Language. Selection is on the basis of an interview and completing an initial assessment.

If you would like help with your numeracy and language skills before starting the Access course, please enquire about our Pre-Access courses which are designed to prepare people for level 3 study.


Course options

  • 2018/19 Part Time Day

    Provider

    Bournville College Birmingham

    Location

    Bournville Campus


    Mode of attendance

    2018/19 Part Time Day

    Days

    Please contact the college for days of the week

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 September - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 (no level 3 qualification) September - 1 Academic Year(s) Any course under level 4 for 19-23 year olds without a full level 3 qualification is likely to be free, please contact the college for further information
    19-23 (with 1 or more level 3 qualifications) September £3,022 1 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    24+ September £3,022 1 Academic Year(s) You are eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    NULL NULL 16 NULL NULL 0.00 5000

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 NULL NULL
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