Access to HE Diploma: Business and Law
This course is designed for people aged over 19 years, who would like to start their business and/or law career, by taking the first step towards university. The course is delivered via blended learning 50% face-to-face and 50% online via Teams.
The qualification gives you the relevant academic subject knowledge needed for higher education study and the opportunity to develop study skills to help you to succeed. It is well established and widely accepted by universities, qualifying for UCAS tariff points that are comparable to the tariff points for three A levels.
The Diploma provides you with a wide choice of units to support progression into law and/or business management higher education programmes. The mandatory units ensures that you have a good understanding of themes relevant to business management and law.
During the course you will work on a portfolio of work which is Internally set, internally marked and externally moderated.
Learners primarily progress to higher education study in areas related to business and law. These may include some of the following areas of degree level study:
- Business and Law
- Business Studies
- LLB Business Law and Business Management and Law.
Students are advised to contact universities prior to commencing this Access to HE Diploma to check specific entry criteria.
You could progress locally to UWE or the University Centre Weston (UCW) and study BA (Hons) Uniformed and Public Services or the BA (Hons) Business Management and Sustainability
Preparing learners for the future is an integral part of everything we do at Weston College. Whether you want to bolster your employment prospects, upskill or change careers, our friendly careers staff are committed to helping students get on the right career path.
As an adult learner at Weston College, you will have access to our specialist, highly qualified careers advisors who are on hand to assist you with making those important decisions about careers and course choices. Whether you need support with developing your employability skills, or you are investigating your future options, we’ll be there to help you through the process.
You can also use our free-to-access Career Coach programme to provide yourself with a detailed careers assessment, which you can then talk through with one of our advisors, as well as the assessment directing you to certain courses that will help you on your career journey. As a Microsoft College all students and apprentices are given FREE access to LinkedIn Learning – an online educational platform that helps individuals discover and develop business, technology-related, and creatives skills through expert-led course videos.
It is expected that applicants should have a GCSE grade 4/C in English and maths (Level 2 equivalents will be considered, but applicants must check that this will be accepted by their chosen university prior to starting on the Access course). If you do not have these qualification please contact us as you can work towards these beforehand or alongside this course.
Category & Subject AreaAccess to Higher Education Business and Management Courses for adults Courses for adults UWE Bristol
iAn interview is required for this course.
Most people qualify for FREE tuition and material fees due to discounts we offer. Click on the icon(s) below to find out what you’ll need to pay.