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Access to Higher Education – Humanities and Social Science Y001

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How do I apply?

Apply Online: http://www.wmc.ac.uk/course/37768/apply  Apply Online

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Application Form to be returned to Student Services

How long does the course last?

1 year, full-time

Level

This is a level 3 course.

Course outline

If you are a mature student and do not have the traditional qualifications such as 'A' Levels then this is the course for you. The Access to HE Diploma is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification that will enable you to meet the entry requirements for University.

Course details

The Access to HE Diploma is a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification that will enable you to meet the entry requirements for University.

On this course you will study subjects relating to English, History and Sociology.

Entry guidelines

You will need 4 GCSE's grade 4/C or above including English and Maths (and Science if you wish to go into Primary Education).

You must evidence previous study within the last 5 years at level 2.

Satisfactory interview and assessment (comprehension task).

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Additional Information

Once you have made an application you will be invited to an interview (if you meet the entry requirement). If you do not meet the course entry requirements then you may be offered an interview for our Pre Access Humanities which provides you the opportunity to gain GCSE Maths and English, as well as relevant subject knowledge.

Where can I progress to?

You will be able to progress on to University to study a wide variety of subjects such as Sociology, History, English, Social Justice, Social Work, Journalism, Media or progress on to BA Cultural Studies here at Wirral Met College.

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When does this course run?

Starting 6th Sep 17

Ends 29th Jun 18

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Fees

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £2900.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet, or call 0151 551 7777.
If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for some courses at level 3-6).

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

Planned Timetable
Day Times Campus
Wednesday 09:00 — 16:00 Conway Park
Friday 13:00 — 16:30 Conway Park

Starting 5th Sep 18

Ends 28th Jun 19

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Fees

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £2900.00

Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.
If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for some courses at level 3-6).

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call in to our Conway Park Campus from 10am to 4pm, with late opening on Tuesdays to 7pm during term-time.

This information was current on 16th October, 2017 and may be subject to change.

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