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Online Access to Higher Education Diplomas

Courses

Biomedical Science - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science)
Childhood Studies - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Educational Professions - English) or (Educational Professions - Science)
English (Humanities) - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Humanities)
Health & Social Care - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health and Social Care Professions)
Health Professions - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science) or (Allied Healthcare Professions)
Law - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Law)
Midwifery - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Allied Healthcare Professions)
Nursing - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Allied Healthcare Professions)
Paramedicine - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Allied Healthcare Professions)
Physiotherapy - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science) or (Allied Healthcare Professions)
Primary Teaching - Access to Higher Education Diploma in Teaching (Primary Teaching - English) or (Primary Teaching - Science)
Psychology - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Allied Healthcare Professions) or (Social Science)
Public Services - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)
Science - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science)
Social Science - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)
Social Work - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health and Social Care Professions)
Sports Studies - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Sports Studies)
Teaching - Access to Higher Education Diploma in Teaching (Educational Professions - English) or (Educational Professions - Science)
Uniformed Services - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)

You may also be interested in:
GCSEs - English, Maths, Chemistry, Biology, Physics
Progression Awards in English, Maths & Science (Pre-Access) - Open Awards Certificate of Achievement
Short Courses - Certificate of Achievement

Accreditation of Prior Leaning

For some of the Modules, you may have the option to apply to us for Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL). This mainly relates to Level 2 English and Maths and the IT components. Please see the Credit Exemptions document.

It is also our policy that anyone who achieved any of the approved qualifications listed in the document more than 10 years ago is required to complete the appropriate Modules as a refresher.

Nationally recognised

QAA approved courses accredited by Ascentis.

More about Access Courses

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Access Diplomas are available for a range of subjects. Whichever area you want to study the course is structured in a similar way.

Access courses are for people who wish to gain entry to Higher Education, but have not yet achieved the necessary entrance qualifications.

More about Access Courses

How are Access Courses structured?

How are Access Courses Assessed?

pdf file  Download the Course Handbook for full details of all our Access Courses.