What is the Bridging Programme?
The Bridging Programme is designed to provide experienced health and social care workers with the additional academic study skills to enable them to progress into Higher Education.
Who is the Bridging Programme for?
The Bridging Programme has been designed for learners who have attained a Level 3 vocational qualification or above and who wish to progress onto a professional education programme such as occupational therapy or nursing for example using a combination of their vocational qualification(s) and the Bridging Programme.
What do learners achieve?
The Level 3 Certificate in Bridging Skills for Higher Education via the Awarding body OCN.
Model of delivery and course content
The Bridging Programme lasts for a duration of eight weeks, during which learners work towards obtaining the Level 3 Certificate in Bridging Skills for Higher Education.
The programme includes six remote teaching sessions, and an additional two weeks of personalised support are available if necessary to meet assignment requirements.
To make progress on the programme, learners must demonstrate dedication by engaging in self-directed study between teaching sessions.
The Level 3 Certificate in Bridging Skills for Higher Education, which is accredited by the awarding body OCN, consists of five mandatory units. To attain the Certificate, learners must successfully complete these units and earn a total of 16 credits at Level 3 and 8 UCAS points.
The Bridging Programme also enables learners to develop:
Programme cost £775.00 plus vat
Prior to applying for this programme learners must have the support of their employer to undertake the programme and it is advised that their Higher Education Institute (HEI) has confirmed a progression agreement is in place to agree this programme can be used as an alternative entry route. Education Leads will be able to advise on this.
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