Access to Higher Education Diploma: Medicine

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Mon Sep 02 2024

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Access to Higher Education Diploma: Medicine

If you’re aged 19 years or older and dream of pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry or science but don't yet have the qualifications you need, then our Access to HE Diploma in Medicine could be for you.

The course is validated through Ascentis and is a recognised QAA qualification.

This one-year, intensive programme is designed to support you to get the qualifications you need to get into university to study medical professions and science at degree level.

Run by a team of friendly, supportive and approachable teaching professionals, the course has been designed to support you in your career journey.

This diploma is not just for aspiring medics!

The units you will complete within this course satisfy the entry requirements for most biomedical, health science and pure science degree pathways such as:

  • Pharmacy
  • Radiography
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Biomedical science
  • Biochemistry
  • Forensics
  • Optometry
  • Veterinary science
  • Marine biology
  • Philosophy

On the course you will study:


  • Experiments in Biology
  • Biomolecules and Key Biochemical Principles
  • Aspects of Human Physiology
  • Cell Biology for Medicine
  • Experiments in Chemistry
  • Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • Core Principles of Chemistry
  • Applied Biochemistry
  • Fundamentals of Physics
  • Principles of Physics
  • Medical Use of Radioisotopes
  • Radiology
  • Mathematics for Medics
  • Health
  • Professional Behaviours

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