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Online Access to Higher Education Diplomas

Courses

Biomedical Science - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Health Professions - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Law - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Law)
Midwifery - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Nursing - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Paramedicine - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Physiotherapy - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Nursing, Midwifery and Health Professions)
Public Services - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)
Psychology - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Psychology)
Social Science - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)
Social Work - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Work)
Teaching (Science or Humanities) - Access to Higher Education Diploma in Teaching
Primary Teaching (Science or Humanities) - Access to Higher Education Diploma in Teaching
Uniformed Services - Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science)

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Short Courses - Certificate of Achievement
Progression Awards in English, Maths & Science (Pre-Access) - Open Awards 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 Open Awards (previously know as Open College Network North West Region - OCNNWR).

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.