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If you're aged 19 or over and you want to study A Levels, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, or a Level 3 to 6 Vocational Qualification, you could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.

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Education, Teaching and Childhood Studies – Access to Higher Education Diploma

About the course

This Education, Teaching and Childhood Studies pathway provides a wide knowledge and understanding of the UK Education System. It will prepare you for study on any teaching/education related university course. The Access diploma will give you a solid grounding for when you commence your university degree, (BA, BSc), Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma.

Duration

3/4 days a week 9.30am to 3.00pm

Entry requirements

Level 2 English and Level 2 Maths (or working towards).
We will consider exceptions to this requirement, subject to any other qualifications or evidence of the required competencies.

How much does it cost?

Fees apply to this course. If you're aged 19+ you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan.
Contact Us or call 01279 868100 to get the most up-to-date info on fees and the financial support that may be available.

Awarding body

CAVA

Where will this course take me?

Teacher in Early years or Secondary Education

Nursery/School Leadership

Progession to higher education

Ungraded Modules

HE Study Skills (Level 3, 9 credits)

Application of Number - Calculations  (Level 2, 3 credits)

Application of Number - Interpreting and Presenting Information (Level 2, 3 credits)

Graded Modules

Research: Extended Writing Project (Level 3, 6 credits)

Effective and Reflective Practice (Level 3, 3 credits)

Multicultural Education (Level 3, 3 credits)

Special Educational Needs (Level 3, 3 credits)

Research Planning (Level 3, 3 credits)

Supporting Work in the Classroom Practical (Level 3, 6 credits)

Safeguarding Children (Level 3, 6 credits)

Education - Inequalities and Achievement (Level 3, 3 credits)

A Medical Condition (Level 3, 3 credits)

Introduction to English Language Analysis – English Language Unit 1 (Level 3, 6 credits)

Psychology and Education  (Level 3, 3 credits)

How will I be assessed?

Various, including:

  • Essay
  • Report
  • Presentations
  • Chart analysis
  • Use of software
  • Discussion
  • Exams

I'm interested. What should I do now?

Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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