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Access to HE (Health Professionals) AIMAWARD Level 3 Diploma (Midwifery and Child Nursing) PT

Throughout this course you will study a range of different subject areas including Biological Science, Health Studies and psychology.

The units are designed to help you to build on your knowledge and develop your skills in preparation for progressing to university.

This course is a part-time course, with 1 day a week attendance required in college over 2 years.. There will be a requirement for you to complete additional study outside of the classroom.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 3

  • Duration

    2 Year

  • Awarding Body

    AIM Network

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The units you will study throughout this course are:


Respiration and circulation

The Human Endocrine & Nervous Systems

Cell Division and Heredity (Health)

Human Reproduction, Growth & Development

The Human Muscular and Skeletal Systems

Cell Biology: Understanding the Cell

Related Studies for Health

Health Promotion


Introduction to Psychology

Developmental Psychology

Mental Health and Illness

Psychobiology of Stress

Social Relationships

Health Studies

Roles and responsibilities of a Health Care Professional

The History of the National Health Service

Understanding Dementia

Academic Studies

Progressing to university

Academic Writing

Developing Critical thinking

Independent Research



Assessment Method

At the end of each unit, you will complete an assignment to assess your knowledge of the unit.

To successfully achieve your Diploma, you will need a total of 60 credits

Progress through the Access programme is dependent on each individual’s previous qualifications and experience. Students typically complete Access to HE in 1 to 3 years depending upon starting point and other commitments. Within the Access programme, a range of Level 2 courses including GCSEs are offered as part of your study programme if required. Your individual learning path will be discussed with you at your interview.

Please apply through the ‘apply online’ tab below to secure your interview.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details