Medicine and BioSciences - OCNLR Access to Higher Education

Level 3

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Course Open
Course option 1
Admissions code B3-015
Start dateSeptember 2015
Length of course1 year
Course modeFull-time day, main course is no more than 15 hours per week
Costs 19+ Concessions
19+ Reduced fee
19+ Standard fee
24+ (Loan available)
International fee

This course provides students with the skills and knowledge required for progression to Higher Education. The College offers pathways tailored specifically for Access to:

  • Medicine and Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Nutrition and or Dietetics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiography
  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Biomedical sciences

Students have also used this course to successfully progress to other science degrees such as:

  • Neuroscience
  • Microbiology
  • Paramedic science
  • Forensic science


After this course: Higher Education.

4 GCSE passes (Grades A*-C), including English and Maths, or an excellent pass in a level 2 vocational qualification and level 2-3 in the initial College assessment.

If you are interested in applying for this course please apply online and we will contact you as soon as possible to invite you in for an interview.

Alternatively please download a pdf copy of our Application Form.

If you are currently at school please make sure you print off a School Reference Request Form and give it to your teacher or equivalent.

You can also e-mail or call 020 7501 5000 for a hard copy of the application form.

For more information please call our Course Advice and Information Service on 020 7501 5000.

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