Immediate entry to the one-year Level 3 Access to HE Diploma offers students who have already attained sufficient GCSE qualifications the quickest route to university. Usually this means students must have attained 4 GCSEs grade A-C/9-4, including English and Maths.
The course is divided into 3 modules - Business, Law and Management and topics include:
Business Finance Planning
Income Statements and Balance Sheets
Economic Models and Concepts
Introduction to Marketing
Precedent, Statue and Statutory Interpretation
Business Management Structures
Managing Conflict in the Workplace
Recruitment and Selection
The Access programme requires attendance for 14 hours per week over 34 weeks. Level 3 students can, in some cases, combine evening with day time study depending on their chosen pathway.
There are no formal work experience requirements on this course.
The Access to HE Diploma offers students a way to gain the qualifications needed to enter Higher Education and gain a degree, helping them to enter their chosen career.