Social Sciences and Public Service Related Professions Access Level 3 at Waltham Forest College
This course is for people who would like to study Social Science and Humanities related subjects and who would like to progress onto University to study a Social Science or Humanities related degree.
You will study English Literature, Psychology, Sociology, Research Methods, Social Policy and Academic based Study Skills units.
There is a selection process each learner has to go through consisting of an English and Maths diagnostic test, a writing test and a proof reading exercise - after this, you will have an interview to further establish suitability and to make sure you are directed onto the right course for your progression.
Various assessment methods are used such as essays, reports, examinations, discussions and oral presentations. All assessment methods help to prepare you for the transition onto University and to be a success.
Students could progress onto degree programmes such as Social Work and Community Related studies, Youth Work, Education studies, Humanities courses including English Literature, Psychology and Sociology as well as Early Years and Teaching - for Teaching, and some other degree University entry, you will need GCSEs prior to entry.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Waltham Forest College directly.