Brush up on your basic science knowledge and prepare for the Access to Higher Education Nursing / Health Professions Level 3 Diploma on this part-time short course.
Purpose: Progression to Access to Higher Education
Duration: 5 weeks, Wednesdays 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Next Course: 5 May – 2 June
What will I need?
You don’t need prior qualifications for this course. For Level 3 Access to HE a GCSE grade 5 in English or Maths is recommended. Applicants must be over 19 and have been out of full-time education for a year. There will be Maths and English assessments prior to the start of the course to make sure this is the right course for you.
What will it cover?
You will study five different topics:
- Atoms, molecules and pH
- From atoms to organ systems
- DNA, genes and inheritance
- Energy conservation and how the eye works
- The cardiovascular system
How will I be assessed?
The course is taught through a combination of face-to-face lessons, group work and independent learning activities. Assessment is through a mixture of workbooks and practical activities.
This course will prepare you for our Level 3 Access to HE Nursing Diploma and help you to take the first steps towards a career in a range of health professions.
What would it cost me?
The full cost of the course is £35. We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.