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Access to Higher Education Diploma : Humanities combined with Social Sciences at Sussex Downs College

Course description

On this course you will study a combination of units related to Humanities and Social Science, such as Psychology, Sociology, History, English and Philosophy. Students have the opportunity to select from a range of options in order to progress onto their specialised subject at degree level.

Entry requirements

You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.

There are no strict entry requirements but in some cases it may be advisable to have GCSEs at 'C' grade (English, Maths and Science) in place before starting the Access course

Assessment

Students will be asked to submit assignments for each subject unit, and to complete course work in the core units. Assignments may take the form of essays, reports, textual analysis, seminar presentations and examinations. All students submit a research project which forms a major part of the overall assessment.

Future opportunities

This course can provide a pathway to higher education in areas such as: Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, History, Law, Criminology etc.

Further information

If you intend to apply for the Access Course, we ask that you first attend one of our comprehensive, 2-hour Information Sessions during the year. All applicants are required to attend an interview session with an Access tutor and will also complete a simple writing task.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 22 May 2018
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