Access to Higher Education Diploma: Social Work (OCNWM)
1. Qualification details
|Qualification name||Access to HE Diploma (Social Work)|
|Qualification level||Level 3|
|Awarding organisation||Open College Network West Midlands Region|
|Course type||Full time|
|Course start date||21 September 2020|
|Additional price description||To Be Confirmed|
|Funding information||Advanced Learner Loans available|
|Attendance pattern||Daytime/working hours|
|Support facilities||Childcare facilities (on site)|Facilities/support for students with hearing impairment (on site)|Facilities/support for students with visual impairment (on site)|Facilities/support for students with learning difficulties (on site)|Guidance and advice service (on site)|Accommodation assistance|
2. Course description
Access to HE Diplomas are well established national qualifications, which allow students without traditional Level 3 qualifications to apply for Higher Education courses either at university or at Walsall College.Our Access to Higher Education Diploma: Social Work course offers progression onto Higher Education courses in a variety of Social Work, Social Welfare and Youth Work related areas and courses related to careers within the public sector.The pathway specific subjects include: Introduction to Social Work, Personal Social Services, Social Welfare, Social Policy, Sociology, Psychology and Family Law (Children).
3. Entry requirements
You will need to have previously achieved a GCSE grade C or above in English or Maths. You will also need to be able to demonstrate Level 2 competency in Literacy and a minimum of Level 1-2 in Numeracy through a rigorous interview, online Initial Assessment and a written comprehension exercise. You will need to possess the necessary motivation and determination to succeed on an intensive programme and must be able to show evidence of relevant work experience to support career progression.
4. Equipment required
No equipment required
5. Assessment method
Assessment is through a combination of assignments and examinations. Assignments may include: essays, presentations, group work, discussions, controlled assignments, displays or experiments.
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7. Other dates and venues
|No other date or venue available|