The Access Diploma in Foundation Studies is a one year Level 3 (A Level equivalent) course, which is a route for students who have been away from full time education for at least two full consecutive academic years to gain entry to a wide range of higher education courses. It is awarded by Queen’s University Belfast and is recognised by other higher education institutions for entry to undergraduate courses. Students who successfully complete the course may also progress to further and higher courses within Belfast Met, including HND and Foundation Degree programmes. The course consists of six modules:
• Pure Mathematics 1;
• Pure Mathematics 2;
• Physics 1;
• Physics 2;
• Study Skills.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.
This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.
Applicants must have been out of full-time education for at least two full academic years and should hold at least Grade B in GCSE Maths and Grade C in GCSE English (or equivalent Literacy qualification).
Please note that this is an intensive and challenging course which requires a high level of commitment to achieve success.
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.
Course Co-ordinator: Emmaline McCauley
Tel: 028 9026 5086 Email: [email protected]