Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 2 Weeks Level 3 Part-Time Evening Washington Campus Access to Higher Education Apply Enquire
September 2 Weeks Level 3 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Access to Higher Education Apply Enquire
September 2 Weeks Level 3 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Access to Higher Education Apply Enquire
September 1 Year Level 3 Part-Time Evening Washington Campus Access to Higher Education Apply Enquire
September 1 Year Level 3 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Access to Higher Education Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

This course is for you if you are an adult aged over 19 years of age who wishes to progress to Higher Education in the in a health related area, such as physiotherapy, radiography, paramedics or midwifery.

You are able to apply for this course if you have four GCSEs that include English and Maths, or the equivalent.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

On this course you will experience a combination of teaching and learning styles as follows:

Classroom lectures
Workshop/Study sessions
Directed work with other students
Directed private study

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

The graded units of this course are:

- Biology
- Biochemistry
- Psychology
- Professional Skills
- Contemporary Issues in Health

You will also study a range of ungraded units, including English, study skills and Maths.

What’s next?

After the completion of this course you can progress to Higher Education to complete a health related course, such as:

– Midwifery
– Physiotherapy
– Biochemistry
– Paramedic
– Podiatry
– Occupational Health
– Dental Hygiene Therapy
– Radiography

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