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Overview

This Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) approved programme is for people who wish to take health related courses 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.

Course description

Access to HE courses are designed as an alternative to A Levels. At the end of the course students go on to university to study a range of health related degrees or diplomas, such as nursing, midwifery or physiotherapy etc.

This course is entirely online through the Pearl Platform and you can log in and study at time convenient to you.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation and with health and safety of our students as a priority, we have redesigned this course to include a mixture of classroom-based and online learning.

What areas will I study?

All students on the Access to Health Studies course will take the following modules:

  • Health studies
  • Biology
  • Skills for learning
  • Sociology
  • Psychology Help with study skills, computing and maths will be available and all students have weekly tutorials with their personal tutor.

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 October 2021, Duration: 8 Months - 8 Months Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 (no level 3 qualification) October 2021, Duration: 8 Months - 8 Months 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) October 2021, Duration: 8 Months £TBC 8 Months You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
24+ October 2021, Duration: 8 Months £TBC 8 Months You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.

Student satisfaction

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Satisfaction comment Recommendation comment
I enjoy my course I would recommend the college to family and friends