Access to Health Science/NursingBirmingham Metropolitan College
Price on request
- A Level
- In 3 locations
Frequent Asked Questions
Adults with experience outside of formal education. Entry to the course is through an interview and assessment to establish that students will benefit and succeed on to the course.
Adults with experience outside of formal education.
Entry to the course is through an interview and assessment to establish that students will benefit and succeed on to the course.
This course is an AQA recognised Access to HE award which gives adults with experience outside of formal education, the opportunity to enter higher education to train for a career in the health field.
Main Units Studied:
·Human Anatomy and Physiology
·Health and Society
·Research and Study Skills
·GCSE in English
·Access Certificate in Maths
Students with 'O' Level/GCSE Grade A to C may be exempt from English/Maths.
Nursing - Degree or Diploma
Health Studies Degree
Social Science Degree
Associated Health Professions, eg Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Dietetics, Speech Therapy, Podiatry.
The aim of the course is to equip students with the skills, knowledge and techniques which will allow them to be successful at university. Access courses offer second chance opportunities for students whose circumstances have prevented them from reaching their potential.
As a guideline most modules are assessed by a combination of coursework (60%) and examination (40%) â€" taken in each unit.
Start date 14 Sept 2009 - until 30 June 2010, 14.5 hours per week.
Start date 14 Sept 09 - until 30 June 2011, 7.5 hours per week.
Course Available at:
Great Barr Campus