• 96%

    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

  • We are the College of the Year!

    (Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

  • Earn less than £16,009.50? You may be eligible for FREE study.

Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year 3 Part-Time - Day Washington Campus Access to Higher Education
September 1 Year 3 Part-Time Evening Washington Campus Access to Higher Education

What’s it all about?

Adults who are over 19 years who wish to progress to Higher Education in the following areas of health :- Physiotherapy, Radiography, Paramedics, Midwifery.

You are able to apply for this course if you have any of the following:

4 GCSE’S at C or above
Any full level 2 or
Test the City Maths and English level 2 plus a strong profile.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

On this course you will experience a combination of teaching and learning styles as follows:

Classroom lectures
Workshop/Study sessions
Directed work with other students
Directed private study

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

The graded units of this course are:

Biology
BioChemistry
Psychology
Professional Skills
Contemporary Issues in Health
You will also study a range of ungraded units.

What’s next?

After the completion of this course you can progress to Higher Education.

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93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

Consistently high achievement rates

Rated Good by Ofsted

*Ofsted June 2016

Excellent student support

Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education