Healthcare - Access to HE Diploma

Further Details
Course Code
LP00223
Location
Yale
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1 year full time course.The Access course delivery is a credit based, modular course which can be studied full time over a period of one year (34 academic weeks) running from September to June . The course runs (usually over 4 days) 9.30am – 2.30pm.An important aspect of this programme is your own personal time management and it is crucial that you plan ahead in regards to your allocation of both in class and independent studies, having such a plan in place will support you and your success.
Department
Access to Higher Education, Healthcare & Social Care, Mental Health, Mental Health
Start Date
05 Sep 2022
End Date
23 Jun 2023

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Course Overview
The Diploma aims to prepare learners for study at university. The course comprises of mandatory modules in the specialist subjects together with Core Skills Studies. The units include subjects such as Anatomy & Physiology, Sociology/Psychology and health. The core skills will include communication and study skills, for example.
The programme is achieved by continuous assessment, the majority of which is assignment work with some experience of timed tests or examination situations. Credits are achieved on satisfactory completion of each unit of study. To be awarded an Access to HE Diploma, 60 credits must be achieved, which include a number of mandatory credits. Level 3 credits are graded as Pass, Merit or Distinction. On successful completion of the full programme of study students are awarded the Agored Cymru ‘QAA – recognised’ Access to H.E. Diploma.
GCSE grade C/4 in English/ Welsh (1st Language) or Maths, with at least grade D/3 in the other subject.
or
Level 2 AON or Communication, with at least Level 1 in the other subject.

Experience in a suitable Health Care setting is preferred. Applicants should be 19+ to study this course

Learners should be committed to a level 3 full time programme and developing their ability to study. Strong IT skills are also desirable.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact individual universities for information about entry requirements. Many Nursing degree courses ask for GCSEs at C/4 or above in maths and English.
The Health Care qualification is designed for learners wishing to progress to degree courses to make their careers in the care sector such as Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy or ODP and other Allied Health Professionals.
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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