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Access to HE Diploma (Health Science Professions)



Level 3

Subject Sector:

Health, Social Care and Wellbeing





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Our most popular Diploma, Health Science Professions, is ideal for learners who are interested in a profession that makes a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of individuals and local communities. Students will learn the essential scientific concepts relating to the function of the human mind and body and how to apply it in a work environment.

Subject Areas

Learners studying this Diploma will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and practical skills through a range of subject areas, including:

– Definitions of Health
– Health and Disease
– Health and Health Services
– Health Education and Society
– Principles of Care
– Health Promotion
– Healthcare Communication
– Alternative Complementary Health Therapies
– Diagnosis and Management of Physical Disorders
– Professional Health and Social Care
– Sociology
– Social Policy
– Psychology
– Biology
– Chemistry
– Mathematics
– Study Skills
– Dental Nursing
– Social Prescribing

If you’d like to customise learning pathways for your learners, we can do that too. Just speak with our team to discuss your requirements.

Progression routes

Successful completion of this Diploma will open doors to a number of university courses, giving learners the chance to study a broad array of degrees leading to careers in:

– Nursing
– Health and Wellbeing
– Midwifery
– Science and Health
– Human and Health Sciences
– Health and Social Care

And a university degree is not the only option to pursue; a Diploma can also lead to apprenticeships which can be studied at higher levels.

Why choose us

Skills and Education Group Access makes it easy to become an Access to HE Centre, with a simple approval process that will get you started quickly.

We’ll help you build specific, academically sound pathways to higher education, and guide you through the whole academic year.

Along with a dedicated team of external moderators to provide supportive visits, we offer flexibility to write your own assessments and help with assignment writing and the delivery of your Diploma. You also have the option of commencing delivery in either January or September, enabling you to attract more students at different times of the year.

To find out more about how to become a Skills and Education Group Access Centre, email us, or call us on 0115 854 1620.

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