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University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) (Awarding Body - Queens University)

QUB
Adult Learning (Access to Higher Education)

Course Overview

This course is of interest to those wishing to learn about health & social care, providing adult learners with an opportunity to gain a qualification which can be used as a progression pathway to higher education. It can help you progress to professional courses such as nursing, midwifery, social work, youth/community work, occupational therapy and other degree courses in the social science/ health studies field. Over the one year full time/ two year part time you study the following: Health and welfare; research; study skills/communication skills; anatomy and physiology; IT; maths; and optional units in psychology or microbiology (depending on enrolment numbers). You will attend classes and will need additional time to undertake independent reading and study. Students following the full time course should preferably have a GCSE English Language Grade C or equivalent, and will also be asked to demonstrate a level of literacy and numeracy. Students without GCSE English and Mathematics grade C or equivalent should study Essential Skills Level 2/GCSE independently in addition to the course (depending on University requirements).
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    34 Weeks
  • Campus
    Strabane
    Strand Road
  • Course Code
    P10025

Important Message

This course may be available again from September 2021

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) (Awarding Body - Queens University)
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
  • Course: University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) (Awarding Body - Queens University)
    Campus: Strand Road
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:
  • Course: University Access Diploma in Health and Welfare (Yr 2 of 2) (Awarding Body - Queens University)
    Campus: Strabane
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Strabane Strand Road
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee £ 354
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

No Interview Required. Normal progression to Year 2 of the course requires successful completion of Year 1 assessments.

Additional Information

Own stationery and calculator will be required. Theresa McLoone 028 7127 6364 Email: theresa.mcloone@nwrc.ac.uk

Enquiry

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