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Simon Farrar and team, Access and Higher Education

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Access to Higher Education (Level 3)

Our Level 3 pathways offer you an effective route into a variety of Higher Education courses and careers.

They are perfect for those who may be undecided on their future career but who nevertheless may wish to undertake a single or joint honours degree in a specific subject, such as Psychology, History or English.

Access courses allow you to gain entry to university even if they do not have qualifications such as A-levels and BTECs. If you want to go to university but feel you might lack the entry qualifications, or have been out of education for a while, then an Access course can help.

Our courses

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA – HUMANITIES

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Humanities

CONTENT

  • English
  • History
  • Criminology

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2021

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - PUBLIC SERVICES AND ALLIED PROFESSIONS

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Social Sciences

CONTENT

  • Criminology
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - HEALTH AND CARING PROFESSIONS

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Health

CONTENT:

  • Health Sciences (1 module)
  • Health Studies
  • Psychology

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - HEALTH SCIENCE PROFESSIONS

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Health

CONTENT

  • Health Sciences (2 modules)
  • Health Studies

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Business Professionals

CONTENT

  • Business
  • Law
  • Management

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - SPORT AND EXERCISE

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Sport and Exercise

CONTENT

This pathway covers various topics in sport, such as:

  • Diet and Digestion
  • Human Cardiovascular System
  • Life Style Choices and Health
  • Organisation of the Body
  • The Musculoskeletal System
  • Physiology in Sport

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Part-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

LEVEL 3 ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA - COMPUTING & ICT

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Humanities

CONTENT

  • Computing
  • Commercial Aspects of Computing
  • Maths for Computing

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Full-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Middleton Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Find out everything you need to know about the course HERE

Level 3 Access to Higher Education Diploma – ART & DESIGN

QUALIFICATIONS

Open Awards Access to HE Diploma – Art & Design

CONTENT

  • Practical Art Units
  • Personal Development Units

DETAILS:

Length: 1 Year – Full-time

Start date: September 2020

Based at: Rochdale Campus

Fees: £620 - £3400 per year

Opening up your options…

The Access to HE Diploma provides you with the ideal way to gain the qualifications needed to enter Higher Education and gain a degree. It’s an effective route into further study that will move you one step closer to the career you deserve.

JUDITH MCGRATH
I’m now moving towards my ideal career, miles ahead of where I was! Studying Access has made me realise I am more capable than I ever thought

JUDITH MCGRATH

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