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Science CAVA Access To HE Diploma

Level 3

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Key Info

Learning Area   Applied Science
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 Year


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   13/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £3384.00


Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   13/09/2021
Fees   Tuition Fees: £3384.00

Access courses are designed as a stepping stone to enable motivated, enthusiastic people to progress on to Higher Education. There is a very high level of academic and personal support throughout the course. This can help if you need to combine study with part time employment and family commitments.

Please Note: This course is only available to applicants who are 19+

  What You Will Learn

A range of units including -

Heart and Circulation
Homeostasis
Human Disease and Immunity
Human Movement
Human Nutrition and Digestion
Ventilation, Respiration and Energy
Biological Molecules
Enzymes and Nucleic Acids
Core Chemistry
Formulae, Equations and the Mole
Calculus
Use of Statistics
Medical Physics
Physics for Health Professionals
You will also study a range of Study Skills units.

  Entry Requirements

You will need Level 2 qualifications in Mathematics and English Language, and preferably Science.

  Assessment

Expect to be assessed via a range of methods including essays, reports, presentations and lab experimentation.

  Progression

Students can progress onto an Honours Degree, Higher National Diploma or a Foundation Degree in a range of science based disciplines that can be loosely grouped under the physical sciences - Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

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# AccesstoHE # AppliedScience # Science # HealthProfessions # Physiotherapy # Ecology # Geology # Midwifery # Podiatry # Teaching # Conservation

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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Christian Dumbleton

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"Before the pandemic i was a team leader cutting trees around powerlines but since Covid-19 I have been thinking more about my future. I've always been good with numbers and wanted to open new doors for myself for a more academic future as a maths teacher. I chose to study Access to HE Science: Maths and Engineering course to gain the qualifications I needed to study at university level. During my one year course I have achieved 18 distinctions and i need 15 for university. Thanks to Cornwall College Camborne and their well trained staff for providing the mathematics course to kick-start my new career, I'm off to study Secondary Mathematics with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) at University of the West of England!"

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