Course Assessment Method
You will be assessed through a wide range of assessments, this includes written assignments such as essays and reports, presentations, tests, group work and activities.
If you do not have previous qualifications in English you will be advised to study Functional Skills English. It may be advisable for you to do GCSE mathematics and English if you do not have these qualifications at C grade or above as an additional qualification, particularly if you are considering a career in midwifery.
On the day of interview you will undertake maths and English assessments to assess your eligibility for the programme. You must be 19 years or older to start this course.
What does it Cost?
This course qualifies for an Advanced Learning Loan. Full details on the www.studentfinancedirect.co.uk You may also wish to seek advice from our Student Services team on 01325 503030
Student finance England will write off any Advanced Learning Loan balances you may owe for an Access to H.E course once you have completed a Higher Education course.
Course fees are payable to Darlington College. Registration
THe course is designed to allow learners the opportunity to progress into Higher Education in the Health pathway.
What if I Need Support
Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.
You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.
If you are 19+ and looking for a highly rewarding career as a nurse, we have the perfect course for you to get you on your way and with an advanced learner loan, any fees you pay will be written off when you graduate – so you?ll get this course for free! Why not get in touch and find out more – your future is closer than you think!?
The One Awards Access to HE Diploma (Health) is a nationally recognised qualification with common requirements relating to the description of student achievement.
The course is a credit-based, graded qualification and requirements relate to both the award of credit and to the award of grades.
In order to obtain the full Access Diploma you will need to obtain 15 credits at level 2; these credits are obtained from common core units. In addition you will need to obtain 45 credits at level 3 from health units.
Attendance: Three days a week: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday or Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9.15am-3.30pm each day.
Common core units
> Study skills
> Health units
> Human biology
> Health promotion
> Humans against disease
> Professional practice
*Units can sometimes change
If you don't have the relevant English Language grade, you will study Functional Skills at level 2, alongside this qualification. Please ask the tutor at interview for further details.
|Qualification Type:||Access to Higher Education Diploma: Health|
|Start Date:||September 2019|