This one year course is equivalent to a full Level 2 qualification. It is designed for those who need to complete a Level 2 qualification (including English and Maths) before progressing onto a Level 3 Access course. The course is for adults who havent completed traditional Level 2 qualifications such as five GCSEs at grade C or above.
This also includes adults who may have trained vocationally at a younger age, gone straight into work after school, or who have spent time concentrating on family life. The course provides a grounding in English and Maths at Level 2 and gives a good sample of a range of academic subjects that you could move onto at Level 3.
On completion of the Level 2 course support will be provided when choosing your Level 3 Access pathway.
What will I learn?
This course will give you lots of helpful support in study skills to aid the transition into Higher Education. You will learn topics that include Humanities, Health and Social Sciences.
- Social Sciences.
How will I be assessed?
You will be continuously assessed via a range of methods which include practical skills assessment and project work, essays and presentations.
Applicants will take an assessment in reading and writing English and must demonstrate that they are proficient enough in both to benefit from this level 2 course. All applicants will be interviewed to ensure that the course is the right choice based on previous educational and work experience.
This course is for students aged 18+
Progression & Career Opportunities
Students who successfully complete the course will be awarded an Access to Higher Eduction Diploma in Business Studies, accredited by the Open College Network London Region. This qualification will enable you to apply to study for Business Management, Marketing and Economics Degrees at British universities After undetaking this course and completing the following Level 3 year, students can go on to University and study for their chosen career path, which may include Health Professions, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business, Computing and many more Degrees.
Cost of Study
Students may be able to claim government funding to cover the cost of this course depending on personal and financial circumstances.
Otherwise, the full cost is approximately £900 for the 18/19 academic year, whereby installment agreements are available.