Access to Higher Education Diploma - Biomedical Science

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Important information

Typology Course
Level Beginner
Methodology Online
Duration 12 Months
Online campus Yes
Delivery of study materials Yes
  • Course
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duration:
    12 Months
  • Online campus
  • Delivery of study materials

Would you like to become a Biomedical Scientist by going to study at University but do not have the necessary qualifications?
Then our Access to Higher Education (HE) Diploma is a qualification which prepares students for study at degree level and gives you the opportunity to achieve your dream career
Our online course enables students to study at their own pace with the flexibility to suit their personal circumstances and so online distance learning makes working towards your qualification a more convenient method of study
Our experienced and dedicated tutors are on hand to ensure that you obtain full support throughout your learning experience.

Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

To enable students to apply to study at degree level at University.

· Who is it intended for?

This course is designed for students wishing to go to university to study a degree but do not have the qualifications to do so. Ideal for students who do not have the time to attend classes or lectures due to work or family commitments but still require support from a Tutor.

· Requirements

No Entry Requirements.

· Qualification

Access to Higher Education Diploma - Level 3.

· What marks this course apart?

The course is delivered online and distance learning course work based with no exam and with the support from a tutor.

· What happens after requesting information?

You will receive an email with the course information and a call back.


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What I would highlight With each assignment I feel more confident with my writing skills. Thank you for your continued support, I know it's your job but you are great at what you do and have made this a lot easier for me.

What could be improved Nothing.

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What you'll learn on the course

Biomedical Science
Human Respiratory
Cardiac Systems
Social Policy

Course programme

The course covers 18 modules included below and this Diploma is gained by achieving the following credits:

  • 30 Level 3 credits in Biology,
  • 6 Level 3 credits in Psychology,
  • 3 Level 3 credits in Sociology,
  • 6 Level 3 credits in Health Studies,
  • 6 Level 3 credits in Study Skills,
  • 6 Level 3 credits in Academic Studies and
  • 3 Level 2 credits in Maths

Modules include:

  • Induction
  • English For Academic Study
  • Research and Referencing
  • Producing a Written Assignment
  • Maths in a Healthcare Context
  • Infection Control
  • Psychopathology
  • Treatments and Therapies
  • Ethical Issues in Social Policy
  • Foundations of Healthcare Practice
  • The National Health Service
  • Cell Biology and Chemistry
  • Biological Communication
  • Reproduction
  • Genetics
  • Human Physiology
  • Human Respiratory and Cardiac Systems
  • Skeleton and Muscles
  • The Level 3 diploma is the equivalent to 3 A Levels which enables you to apply for entry to university and does not have any entry requirements.
  • The Access to HE Diploma is recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and validated by AIM Awards

Additional information

Book by low deposit and monthly interest free payments for the balance.

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