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Access to Higher Education

Our Access courses are suitable for adult learners and are designed for people who would like to study in higher education, but left school without the qualifications needed to progress to university. With part-time and full-time options available, these level 3 courses run for 36 weeks from September to June.

So what can I study?

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – BIOLOGY AND HEALTH

This evening programme aims to develop the skills and self-confidence in mature learners (19+) necessary to progress to their chosen course in higher education or profession.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – BUSINESS

The College of West Anglia is a longstanding and successful provider of Access courses.This programme aims to develop the skills and self-confidence in learners necessary to progress to their chosen course in higher education or profession.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – COMPUTING

This is course is designed for mature learners who want to study towards a degree in Computer Science. The programme aims to develop the skills and self-confidence in learners necessary to progress to their chosen course in higher education or profession.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

This programme aims to develop the skills and self-confidence in learners necessary to progress to their chosen course in higher education or profession.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – MEDICINE

This is a Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) recognised qualification that is currently accepted by numerous UK medical schools as an entry qualification to medicine.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – SCIENCE AND NURSING

This programme aims to develop the skills and self-confidence in learners necessary to progress to their chosen course in higher education or profession.

ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION – VETERINARY SCIENCE

Our Access course in Veterinary Science is a stepping stone to progress to higher education in the bio-veterinary field.

PRE-ACCESS TO BUSINESS

Our Pre-Access to Business is designed to provide mature (19+) learners with essential knowledge and skills that will support progression into a full Access to Higher Education course or employment within a range of disciplines related to business management.

PRE-ACCESS TO COMPUTING

Our Pre-Access to Computing designed to provide mature (19+) learners with essential knowledge and skills that will support progression into a full Access to Higher Education course or employment within a range of disciplines related to computing.

PRE-ACCESS TO HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Our Pre-Access to Humanities & Social Sciences course is designed to provide mature (19+) learners with the essential knowledge and skillset to support progression onto our Access to Humanities and Social Science programme and then into higher education.

PRE-ACCESS TO SCIENCE AND NURSING

Our Pre-Access to Science & Nursing course is designed to provide mature (19+) learners with essential knowledge and skills that will support their progression directly into employment within the health sciences or onto our Access to Science and Nursing ready to progress into higher education.

Meet the tutors

Gemma Mickleborough


Michael Boyce


Tracy Walker


Paula Avey

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FAQs

Access to HE in Business

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01553 761 144

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