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Qualification name Access to HE Diploma (Radiography; Orthotics and Prosthetics)
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Open Awards
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 5th September 2022
Cost description You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 03333 222 444 for details of the fees for this course.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This Medical Health Professional programme is an Access to Higher Education Diploma, and is designed to help you on the path to studying a medical science related subject at university-level. It's great for anyone who is looking for a change in career and needs the relevant re-training. Depending on the pathway you choose, you'll study a number of different units in Mathematics, Physics, and Biology, focusing on developing the skills required for work in a variety of biological sciences and other Allied Health Professions such as Biomedical Science and Radiography. You'll cover topics like statistics, genetics and the properties of matter, as well as learning all about the cell and what it means to the human body. A part of the course will also include the development of personal skills to help you succeed at university, including study and research techniques and how to apply correctly for higher education degrees.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

GCSEs in both English and Maths at grade C/4 or above for this course. If you'd like to take the physics pathway rather than the biology route, you'll need to have a minimum of a Grade B/6 in Maths at GCSE.We'll also invite you down for a short interview so that you can demonstrate your commitment and skills that will be required to complete this diploma.Prospective students should check the entry requirements of their preferred university to ensure the best possible opportunity for progression.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Each unit will be assessed in a number of different ways, including practical assignments, written tasks, presentations and exams.

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Name Citylabs
Address Citylabs
Oxford Road
M13 9WH
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Phone 0161 203 2100
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