Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health Science Professions
Duration: 1 year (full-time)
This is a popular, nationally recognised, Access to HE course designed for students who are planning to continue with their career related studies into Higher Education in a wide range of Health, Nursing, Midwifery or Allied Health Professions. We work in close partnership with local universities and many students use this Access to HE course as a route into a full degree.
You will also be supported through the UCAS application process and overall be prepared for study at higher education. Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.
- You must be at least 19 years old
- GCSE English at Grade C/4 or above
Most universities expect students to have grade C/4 in Mathematics when they apply for their Higher Education course and many are no longer accepting other Level 2 equivalents in literacy and numeracy. You are advised to check the requirements with your chosen higher education institution. Students applying for health care related courses are also likely to need a Grade C/4 in GCSE Science. It may be possible to study for these qualifications whilst undertaking the Access programme at Selby College.
With further education and training, successful completion of this Access to Higher Education programme can open up routes to careers in:
- Adult Nursing
- Paediatric Nursing
- Mental Health Nursing
Fees and Funding
The course fees for 2021/22 will be confirmed shortly. Advanced Learner Loans are available for most students - see here for more details.
For more information about this programme, please contact Selby College Higher Education on 01757 211114 or email email@example.com.
How to Apply
Click the links below for further information about the qualification and the Awarding Body: