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Access to HE - Engineering

OVERVIEW

The Access to Higher Education programmes are designed specifically for adults who may not have the conventional educational requirements, such as A level qualifications, but would like an opportunity to enter on to a higher education course. The aim of the Access to Engineering course is to enable you to acquire the skills, knowledge and confidence to start a degree programme and help you to fulfil your chosen career potential.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

Access to Engineering is a suitable choice if you’re looking to study a degree in engineering. The Access programme will develop your skills and knowledge in the appropriate fields, so you’re ready to start a full Engineering degree. 

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

  • Algebra
  • Computing
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering concepts such as Electronic Engineering

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION

In order to achieve the Access to Higher Education Diploma, you must achieve 60 credits at level 3.

The grades available will be Pass, Merit and Distinction on the graded units.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

Learning is assessed in a variety of methods to prepare you to study at university. These may include an extended essay, timed assessments under controlled conditions or report writing.

Entry Requirements

Access courses are designed for students who have not had the opportunity to access higher education, so formal qualifications are not mandatory.

As part of the application process, an interview and a literacy and numeracy assessment will be required so that our tutors are satisfied that you can benefit from the course and be able to cope with the future requirements of studying in higher education.

Successfully completing an access course will guarantee progression onto a relevant degree course at CU Coventry.

FEES AND FUNDING

To be confirmed for 2019-20. Please note, the fee in 2018-19 was £3,928. If you're aged 19+ funding is available through the Advanced Learners Loan

HOW TO APPLY

You can apply for this programme by completing our online application form.

PROGRESSION

Successful completion of the Access to Higher Education Engineering course at CU Coventry could grant you a place on the following degree programmes with us:

Subject to meeting specific entry criteria you could also go on to study the following courses at Coventry University:

DURATION AND DELIVERY

Attendance is usually required from Monday to Thursday from 9:30am-2pm.

APPLY FOR THIS COURSE ORDER A PROSPECTUS
Course code:
CUCA007
Duration:

    Qualification:

      Course type:
      • Access courses

      Fees:
      To be confirmed

      Contact Details:

      CU Coventry

      +44 (0) 24 7765 8787