Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Sciences and Humanities) - Course Content
You will receive a good grounding in a range of academic subjects on the Access to Higher Education Diploma which will give you flexibility in making your University choices. This is a Level 3 course.
The Access to HE Diploma is a preparation for a range of different degree subjects. However, some universities may want learners to take more units in a related subject or may stipulate a specific Access to HE Diploma, e.g. Access to Social Science or Access to Nursing. The Fircroft course offers opportunities to focus either in the Humanities or Social Sciences: you advised to check with universities which Access Diploma you need if you have a specific course, career or university in mind.
From your application and through the interview process, we will discuss with you the subjects you can study and how they relate to your University choices. When you start the course, this advice and guidance continues through to your application to University.
All students take a compulsory Study Skills module to develop a range of skills which are essential to prepare for both Level 3 and University study.
The development of learners’ personal, social and employability skills is outstanding.” Ofsted 2014