Health & Social Care

Pre Access to HE Health and Social Care - J085

Hamilton Campus Full Time Level 2 Duration 22 weeks

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If you are 19 or over and returning to study after a break in your education, this course is designed to increase your knowledge and confidence to pursue a career in Health or Social Care. It can offer a progression route to an Access to Higher Education course or other Level 3 courses..

Course Details

Now available for applications for January 2024

You will also gain background knowledge and understanding of a range of subjects such as Health Science, Sociology, and Health Psychology.

You will also have the opportunity to complete English and Maths at Level 2, which will enable you to progress onto level 3.

Timetable Info


  • Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
  • Friday 09:00 - 15:00
  • Entry Guidelines

    Now available for applications for January 2024

    Applicants must be at least 19 years old when they commence study.

    Applicants may be considered on their individual skills and experience.

    You do not need formal qualifications for this course. However, you must be able to read and write clearly, interpret tasks, be willing to work independently, produce answers in a legible and understandable form and organise information clearly and coherently.

    Satisfactory interview and demonstrate your interest in this career pathway

    If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

    Where can I progress to?

    Progression to Access to Higher Education Health Professionals or Midwifery course, which is a level 3 course providing a recognised qualification for entry to University degree courses. Enhanced job opportunities because of the enhancement of your GCSE-equivalent profile. .

    Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

    You could progress to these Wirral Met courses:

    Apply Now

    Starting 10th January 2024 - Ending - 5th July 2024

    REF J085P002

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

    Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

    If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

    Fee : £600.00

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form


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