The units listed below are indicative of the course content, you will also need to achieve some standard study skills units:
Biology - Introduction to major themes of biology such as cells, biochemistry, energy, nutrition, homeostasis, the cardio-vascular system, inheritance and laboratory skills.
Chemistry - Introduction to matter (atoms, ions and molecules), organic chemistry, equilibrium and enthalpy, measuring and explaining reaction rates, amount of substance (moles).
Physics - Application of health physics, concepts of health physics, medical imaging, electricity and nuclear physics, oscillations and waves, circuit electricity.
Maths – Graphical Methods and Algebra.
Please note, it is the responsibility of the student to ensure their current and future qualifications comply with the entry requirements of any university to which they intend to progress. A satisfactory reference is also required. This course requires a maturity of approach as well as a high level of commitment.
Duration and Delivery
The Access to HE Diploma - Science is taught at Kingston College so is ideal for those based in South West London and Surrey.
Access to HE Student Completes MSc in Psychology +Former Kingston College Access to HE student, Katie Colbran, has recently completed a Masters in Psychology and is now employed on a Graduate Leadership Programme for Social Work, working with vulnerable children. Katie thanked her former Access tutor, Sue Brahams, saying: "I would not have achieved any of this… Read More