Preparation for Access
Level: 2 | Duration: 1 Year | Start Date: September 2019
Details: 2 Days Per Week
What is this course about?
This is a one year programme designed for anyone who needs to build up their English, and Maths GCSE profile in order to gain entry on to their chosen Access pathway.
What will I learn on this course?
You can study GCSEs in English and Maths. We will advise you of which GCSEs you need to study, depending on any GCSEs, at grade C or Level 4 and above, you already hold and your chosen Access pathway. Alongside your GCSE(s), you will undertake a programme of study skills, such as research and essay writing skills, which will prepare you for the level of academic study you will undertake on your Level 3 Access course. You will also be supported to research the right university and degree for you and encouraged to undertake relevant work experience to build up your personal statement.
Why choose Riverside College for this course?
You will be taught by experienced and supportive tutors and there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in activities outside the class that will make your CV stand out from the crowd.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed on your progress throughout the course by completing practice questions and mock exams.
What are the Entry Requirements?
There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However you will be required to demonstrate that you are working at level 2 in English and maths via our online assessment. This will take place at your admissions interview.
Are there any costs associated with this course?
The course is free if you are studying English and Maths. The course fee was £900.00 in 2018 if you require science GCSE. (The cost of science GCSE in 2019 is to be confirmed)
If you are unemployed and in receipt of certain benefits your fees may be free.
What will this course lead on to?
Level 3 Access to Higher Education
For more information on start dates and times, please contact our Central Admissions on 0151 257 2053.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes