Access to Higher Education - Nursing and Midwifery Pathway (58352)
What topics are covered by the course?
What you will study
You will study compulsory units in:
* Study Skills
* Psycho-Social aspects of Health
* Human Biology
You will also choose one option from:
NB Higher Education institutions will only accept applications for Nursing/Midwifery from home students or students with refugee status. It also important to note that individual universities change their entry requirements for Nursing and Midwifery on a yearly basis. At the moment many are asking for up to 300 hours of relevant experience and this will be explained fully at interview.
Students on the Nursing/Midwifery Pathway may have the option to take GCSE Science if this is required for progression to a Nursing/Midwifery degree course.
How you will learn
Study will involve presentations, practical activities, written assignments and discussions
Who should attend?
GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade A*-C. Applicants must also be able to show that they have paid or voluntary experience in a caring role or healthcare setting.
You will be expected to bring maturity and good organisational skills.to the course. All applicants who meet the entry requirements will be interviewed following a written assessment.
What will I be able to do on completion?
The majority of students progress to a degree courses, including the competitively-priced Higher Education programmes offered at Wakefield College. Students have progressed to a variety of universities, including Leeds, Leeds Trinity, Huddersfield, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam, York, Bradford, Hull and Lancaster.
With further education and training, successful completion of the Access to Higher Education programme can open up routes to careers in Adult Nursing, Paediatric Nursing, Mental Health Nursing, and Midwifery.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment takes place through course assignments and examinations. Each six or three credit unit at Level 3 will be graded Pass, Merit or Distinction.
Venue Wakefield City Campus
Programme Level Level 3
Full-time/Part-time Full Time,
Duration 1 year Full Time,
Start Date September
Awarding Body CAVA
Guide Price: Please contact us for details
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