Course: Access to Science and Health

Study Level


Level 3

Course Code


AMR00YBLF3

Location


Lowestoft Campus

Duration


1 Year

FT / PT


Part-time

The course offers a solid foundation in the major scientific areas to enable you to progress to university. You will need to be highly motivated and committed.

Units may include:

  • Cells
  • Human Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Inheritance and Evolution
  • HE Study Skills

There are also additional units to study depending on which pathway you follow, either the science pathway or the health pathway.

Requirements

Applicants should preferably have GCSE English and Maths at grade 4/C or above but may be able to take one (not both) of these alongside the Access course depending on their current grade. You will also need to attend an interview where we will discuss your experience, ambitions and other relevant factors in order to ensure that the course is suitable for you.

Assessment

Assessment includes coursework assignments (structured questions, reports, essays, poster, presentation etc) and exams.

Progression

Employment opportunities can include research scientist, laboratory technician, teacher, nurse, ODP, paramedic, radiographer, Environment Agency work, biomedical scientist, to name but a few.

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