Calculus and Pure Maths
Exploring Algebra and functions
Electricity and Electromagnetism
Exploring Particle Physics
Newtonian and Rotational Dynamics
Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
Waves and optics
Conducting a Design project. Exploring Materials and Engineering.
Academic Writing Skills
There are 45 graded units and 15 ungraded.
Academic skills units are assessed on coursework. Specialist units including Physics, Engineering and Mathematical subjects will be assessed by a mixture of coursework and formal examination in preparation for university degree courses. All work is internally moderated and externally moderated by assessors from the awarding body Certa.
You must be 19 years of age or over as of 1st September the year you start the course. GCSE’s at four or C and above in Maths and English. A good base knowledge of Science at level two is recommended (BTEC or GCSE). Pass the pre diagnostic test on Maths and English that is completed at interview.
The Access to HE Engineering diploma is recognized by universities for entry to a variety of engineering programmes including those at Leeds, Huddersfield, Sheffield and Bradford.
Following your application to an Access HE course you are strongly advised to research the individual entry requirements for the HE courses and universities you wish to progress to.
The programmes run over 2 full days a week at the Park Lane Campus and represent an alternative cost-effective progression opportunity within the college.