F07651 Access to Nursing Midwifery & Allied Professions Level 3

1. Qualification details

Qualification name Access to Higher Education Diploma: Nursing; Midwifery and Allied Professions
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Open Awards
Course type Full time
Course start date 07 September 2020
Price £3,384.00
Additional price description Tuition Fee 3384.00
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours
Support facilities Facilities/support for students with hearing impairment (on site)|Facilities/support for students with visual impairment (on site)|Guidance and advice service (on site)

2. Course description

Our Access courses are designed to enable students to achieve a qualification that provides direct access to university. It is suitable for those aged 19+ students who meet the course GCSE entry criteria requirements but do not yet have a Level 3 qualification. You arestrongly advised to undertake voluntary work, work experience or employment, where possible, relating to your career plan. This will support your application to higher education and provide you with relevant employability skills. Access to Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions - Level 3, duration 1 year. You willstudy three core modules: Human Biology, Psychology and Health Studies. Access to Social Work/Social Science - Level 3, duration 1 year. You will study core modules in Psychology, Sociology andSocial Work, each designed to provide you with acore understanding of essentialtopics you will need when you enter higher levels of study and into your chosen career pathway. You will be required to attend college for two full days (approx 6 hours each day), undertake an online modules and an independent study day (6 hours) where you are required to complete work. Please note this is a compulsory part of the course and work will be marked as part of the assessment process. Entry requirements: Nursing and Midwifery 5 x GCSE grades A-C or level 4-9 ( this must include English and maths). Some universities will accept functional skills level 2 as an equivalent for maths. If you wish to pursue a degree in Midwifery you will also need to gain a GCSE grade 4 or above in a science subject also. Social Work and Social Science 4 x GCSE A-C or 4-9 (including English and maths).Some universities will accept functional skills level 2 as an equivalent

3. Entry requirements

Entry Level Programme: Skills for Life & Work No formal qualifications are required for this course, although evidence of personal progression from previous education establishments would be beneficial. These courses are specifically designed for learners with a special educational need (SEND). Entry Level Programme: Skills & Employability English & maths GCSE Grades G-U / 1 or English & maths Functional Skills Entry Level 3 GCSE Re-sit Study Programme You will receive an offer of a place on the course subject to passing an English & maths assessment. Vocational Level 1 Programme English & maths GCSE Grades E-G/1- 2 or English & mathsFunctional SkillsEntry Level 3. Vocational Level 2 Programme Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade D/3 including mathsand English or a vocational qualification Level 1, plus GCSE grade D/3 in both maths and English. English & maths Functional Skills Level 1 will be accepted as an alternative to GCSEs. Vocational Level 3 Programme Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades A-C/4-9 (including mathsand English) or a vocational qualificationLevel 2, plus GCSE grade C/4 in both maths and English

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

The Awarding Body for Access to HE courses is Open Awards. The course is assessed throughout the year using a variety of methods, this includes, report writing, an exam, assignments, debates and presentations. There are no external components to the course.

6. Venue

Address Rochdale Road
Greater Manchester
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Email info@oldham.ac.uk
Phone 0161 785 4000
Fax 0161 785 4100
Website http://www.oldham.ac.uk

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