Would you like to progress into Higher Education? Do you want to prepare for studying a science or health science related subject? This course gives you the knowledge, skills and confidence to progress onto a related higher education course. It also provides a valuable route into the science and health science related professions.
The aim of the All Wales Access to Higher Education Diplomas is to give you the skills necessary to progress to and successfully participate in a programme of higher education. They are targeted at learners who have substantial life experience gained since completing compulsory schooling.
The Science Diploma offers related topics in subject areas such as Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Health Physics.
All learners will study core study skills and mathematics, together with experimental research. The 60 credit Diplomas consist of 15 credits at Level 2 or 3 (ungraded) from core modules plus 45 academic Level 3 graded credits.