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Access to Higher Education Diploma : Medicine at East Sussex College

Course description

On this course you will study science to underpin any future medical training and is aimed at students who wish to go to medical school to train as doctors and dentists. The course has been developed by Sussex Downs College with the Brighton and Sussex Medical School and students are offered a guaranteed interview there.

Entry requirements

You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.

Life experience outside of education will be expected, particularly in the health or care field. Medical schools will require GCSE English, maths and science at B grade; however we may consider candidates without these qualifications, depending on interview outcome.


Some units are assessed by written assignments, others by presentation or by sitting an exam.

Future opportunities

This course can provide a pathway to medical school or to a biomedical science degree.

Further information

Interviews for this course will take place at Sussex Downs College and successful applicants will also be offered a guaranteed interview at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.

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: 25 June 2018
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