Pre-Access as a subject discipline combines elements of biology, science, study skills and ethics. Whether you're interested in health care, science or social care, the Level 2 Pre-Access course can provide you with the necessary preparation to progress to a Level 3 Access course.
You will be assessed through a range of assessment methods including assignments, projects, presentations, professional discussions and exams.
You should be 19 years or over at the start of the course.
Four GCSEs A*-D/9-3 including English or mathematics; OR a relevant Level 1 qualification plus English and mathematics assessed by us to be at an appropriate level. Selection is by interview with a lecturer.
There may be materials you need to help you with your studies. Your lecturer will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class.
You may progress to a Level 3 Access course e.g. Nursing or Midwifery, or consider further training or study in related fields such as an Apprenticeship or employment. Selection is by interview and a satisfactory reference is required.
All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.
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Health and Social Care
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Nursing and Midwifery