The Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science) is a qualification which prepares people without traditional qualifications for study at university.
It is designed for:
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30 weeks (11 hours per week).
Start Date: Monday, September 9, 2019 at 9.30am
The class will run from 9.30am to 3.00pm on Mondays and Tuesdays and from 9.30am to 12.45pm on Wednesdays.
Access to HE Diploma is made up of units of assessment that amount to 60 credits. Most units are for either 3 or 6 credits.
The qualification’s 60 credits include 45 graded credits at level 3 that must be achieved from units that have academic subject content. The remaining 15 credits will be from study skills units that will both provide you with the skills to study the Access course and prepare you for study at Higher Education. Most of these are at level 3 (ungraded) but some may be at level 2.
Fees for 2019 Entry
Annual Fees: £3,200*
*Exam fee includedConcession: NO
Government Subsidised: NO
Student Loan Available: YES
Please note: Fees are for 2019/20 entry and are for home and EU students of all ages. For more information about financial support for students, please click here.
Although there are no formal entry requirements. You must be age 19 or over and have GCSE Maths and or English at grade 4 to 9 (A* to C).
On passing Access course the student can apply to a University to study biomedical science, osteopathic medicine, forensic science, physiotherapy and pharmaceutical sciences.
Please note that Learning Support staff are not routinely allocated to part time courses.
This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2019. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.
Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.
All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.
Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.
Last updated - 28/05/19