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Science Access to HE Diploma Level 3


What will I learn?

About the course

This course provides a recognised route to higher education courses for Physiotherapy, Radiography, Paramedic Science, Speech and Language Therapy and other science based health care programmes. It may also lead to higher education degree courses in areas such as Operating Department Practice and Biomedical Science. Access to Higher Education programmes are designed to meet the needs of students who may not have had the opportunity to enter higher education earlier in their lives. Classes are flexibly timetabled to meet the needs of student learners. The course can be studied over one academic year [two days (9-5pm)

What you'll learn (core modules)

All Access courses comprise 60 credits:

Physiology (18), Biochemistry (9), Physics (9), Level 3 Mathematics (3), Level 2 Mathematics (6), Study Skills (6) and a Project (9).

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through a variety of methods (essays, reports, presentations and exams) to prepare for study at university

Which department am I in?

West Suffolk College

Study options

Full Time (9 months)

Tuition fees
To be Confirmed
Start date

Expected September 2023


West Suffolk College

Out Risbygate,

Bury St Edmunds,


IP33 3RL, England

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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