Coleg Y Cymoedd

Course Details

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Health Care)

Locations and Attendance

Ystrad Mynach
Full Time - To be arranged

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Course Duration : 03/09/2018 to 28/06/2019
Course Times : 09:15 to 16:20
Course Code : 01F306YA

Fees

FT Registration Fee - £30.00

Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study. Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.

Course Outline

This course offers a route into Higher Education in a Nursing profession. The objective of the course is to provide a supportive & friendly environment to enable you to develop your potential and to prepare you for university study.

Many past students have successfully moved on to gain degrees and other higher awards

Entry requirements

The course requires a high level of dedication as the work is mostly at Level 3 standard (A Level equivalent). You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.

What will I study?

You will study Biology, Chemistry, Sociology, Psychology and Reflective Practice as your main subjects, with supporting units in Mathematics, IT and Study Skills. Units in Biological Science and Health will also be available.

The development of Essential Skills is vital to your development and progression to the world of work. Great emphasis is placed on the development of Study Skills and will include essay writing, assignment writing, referencing using the Harvard system and presentation of work using IT.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed by your tutors throughout your course as units are completed. Assessment will cover practical skills, oral questioning, assignment work and written questions. You will be required to sit short examinations throughout the course.

Career Opportunities and Progression

After successful completing of this course, you will be able to apply to a Nursing or Healthcare Professions related Degree or Higher Diploma course at a University or Higher Education Institution of your choice or into employment.

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