This Diploma will suit you if you are genuinely interested in business studies and returning to education after a break with the aim of progressing in to Higher Education.
Designed to give people the knowledge and skills to study computing or IT at a higher level, this course provides an introduction to the various disciplines within the computing faculty. You'll study software development, web skills and computer systems, as well as having the opportunity to study Maths to A Level standard.
The Access to HE Diploma in Education (Early Years) is an intensive one year programme of study. It will equip you with the skills, experience and qualifications to go on to study a range of higher education courses in Early Years and Childhood studies that can then lead to careers in early years education, primary education, further education, safeguarding and family support work.
This Level 3 qualification is aimed at adult learners who are looking to return to education to gain the qualifications they need to enter higher education. Our students typically go on to study a broad range of subjects at university, such as nursing (adult, child, mental health), midwifery, ODP (operating department practice), physiotherapy, radiography, occupational therapy, biomedical science, paramedic practice, childhood studies, sport and exercise science, health and community development, dental hygiene and technology and science education. Many students go on to work for the NHS or in the healthcare sector.
The healthcare sector in the UK employs around two million people and with the national population forecast to rise by 5,000,000 in the next twenty years, the need for professionals in the sector will only increase.
An Access to HE Diploma in Health Science will prepare you to progress onto a wide variety of health-related degree programmes so that you can help meet the demand for highly trained healthcare specialists. In just one year, this programme will give you a broad understanding of the essential biology and chemistry knowledge you need to pursue further training in areas such as midwifery, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and more. It will also equip you with the academic skills required for university level study.
Please note that there are daytime and evening course options, subject to availability.