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Pre-Access Course



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Minimum of 15 hours a week



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What does this course involve?

This Study Programme is designed specifically for mature students who are returning to education after a period of time and are planning to progress onto the full-time Access to Higher Education course, or as preparation for any number of further education courses.

You will gain the necessary skills to further your studies including: English Language; Maths / Statistics, I.C.T, Research Skills, Time Management and Presentations.


What qualifications do I need?

4 Ds or 3s including English and maths or a relevant full level 1.


You will be assessed using a coursework portfolio of six units, which are built up as the course progresses.

Fees & Costs

If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit

All prices quoted are given as a guide, and may be subject to change. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such a travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services on 01304 244332 (or e-mail for confirmation of all course fees quoted.

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.


Higher Education, career and industry progression routes. Employability and UCAS support available.

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