Part time Access to Higher Education - Law and Criminology (OCN) Level 3

A Level

In Doncaster

£ 437 + VAT

Description

  • Typology

    A Level

  • Location

    Doncaster

Description

The aim of the course is to give mature learners a second chance at education which will facilitate access to Higher Educational programmes such as BA Applied Social Science. The course also enables students to develop confidence, self-esteem and enhance their interpersonal skills. Timetable usually works out 9 hours per week in yr1, 5.5 hours per week in yr 2. To achieve the Access to HE.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Doncaster (South Yorkshire)
The Hub Chappell Drive, DN1 2RF

Starts

On request

To take into account

All learners will need to complete an application and interview prior to enrolling including an initial assessment in numeracy and literacy. A literacy and numeracy skill at Level 2 is required, but no other formal requirements exist for Access to HE Diploma courses. Your application and interview should highlight a mature approach and a desire to achieve. To succeed on this course you...

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Course programme


Access to Higher Education - Law and Criminology (OCN) Level 3
Start/End Date::Day::Course Code::Start Time::End Time::Location::Fee::Benefit A::Benefit B

07/09/09 - 11/06/11 PT Flex TBC Flex Flex HUB Year 1 £437.00 Year 2 £313.00 £30.00 £159.90
25/01/10 - 11/06/10 PT Flex TBC Flex Flex HUB £600.00 £30.00 £168.90
Sept 09 - June 2010 Full-time TBC Flex Flex HUB £600.00 £30.00 £168.90

Please note: This course is designed to meet the needs of students over the age of 19 and as such it is not funded for students aged between 16 and 19 when the course commences; although this age group is not excluded students will have to pay full fees, which are currently approximately £3,500.

Course Description
The aim of the course is to give mature learners a second chance at education which will facilitate access to Higher Educational programmes such as BA Applied Social Science.

The course also enables students to develop confidence, self-esteem and enhance their interpersonal skills. Timetable usually works out 9 hours per week in yr1, 5.5 hours per week in yr 2. To achieve the Access to HE Diploma, 60 Access credits are required, 45 of which must be at level 3.

All units are internally assessed and graded and internally and externally moderated. An overall grade for the qualification is awarded. Grades awarded are Pass, Merit or Distinction.

Course Structure
The course is made up of 5 units:

Three core units:
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • English & Communication
  • Study Skills


And two option units from:
  • Law
  • Criminology
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • ICT
  • History


Course Entry Requirements
All learners will need to complete an application and interview prior to enrolling including an initial assessment in numeracy and literacy.

A literacy and numeracy skill at Level 2 is required, but no other formal requirements exist for Access to HE Diploma courses. Your application and interview should highlight a mature approach and a desire to achieve.

To succeed on this course you should have good communication skills and a willingness to work hard.

Course Progression
On successful completion of the course you will be prepared for entry onto a HE programme, such as the BA and BA (Hons) options offered at the College

Course Career Prospects
Career routes relevant to this course could include solicitor, legal adviser, criminal justice and police.

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If you are unsure about your career progression please contact the Careers Team.

Part time Access to Higher Education - Law and Criminology (OCN) Level 3

£ 437 + VAT