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Access to Higher Education Diploma (Science)

Start (w/c): 01/09/2020 Full Time - To be arranged (09:00 to 16:00) Nantgarw

Course Information

This programme prepares you for progression to Higher Education to study science. The objective of the course is to provide a supportive and friendly environment to enable you to develop your potential and to prepare you for University-level study, with many past learners going on to gain degrees and other awards.

What Will I Learn?

You will study Chemistry, Biology and Physics and 1 Mathematics unit at Level 3. A range of units is studied for each scientific area with practical sessions to enhance understanding of the theory.

Entry Requirements

You will require GCSE Welsh / English and GCSE Maths/Numeracy grades A*- C or Essential Skills Wales Numeracy and Communication Level 2 completed in the last 2 years or Skills for Further Study diploma completion or a Level 2 vocational qualification.

Assessment

You will be assessed by continual assessment. You will also be expected to maintain your course files and all portfolios to the required standards.

Disclaimer

Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.

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Fees

Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study.

Course Code

02F309NA

Career Progression

  • After successfully completing this course, you will be able to apply for Honours degree courses in Higher Education in a wide range of Science-related areas or seek employment. It is the learners responsibility to check that the Access Diploma is a suitable progression route for their degree.
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