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Level 3 Access to Higher Education – Health at Henley College Coventry

Course description

This course is for learners who are 18 and over.

The Access to Higher Education course prepares you to study at university and is also widely recognised by employers. It is designed for those who have left school without the usual qualifications such as A Levels.

The hours of study consist of 12 mandatory class contact hours per week. You will also need to commit to self study outside of class times.

You will study a range of modules that will make up 45 credits:

  • Human, nutrition and the digestive system
  • Human endocrine nervous system
  • Human musculo-skeletal system
  • Psychology of metal illness
  • Personality Introduction to sociology
  • Sociology of health
  • Sociology of the family

In addition to the 45 credits a further 15 credits will be gained from skills for learning which includes preparing for a written assignment, preparing for a higher education admission interview and progressing to higher education.

You will be assessed via a range of methods including essays, reports, presentations, projects and examinations.

Upon successful completion of the course, you can progress to university to study subjects such as Mental Health Nursing, Adult Nursing, Midwifery, Learning Difficulties Nursing and many others.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Henley College Coventry directly.

Last updated date: 30 October 2017
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