Access to Professions in English and Creative Writing

Access courses are equivalent to three A-Levels. The course lasts for one year and on completion students typically go directly on to a HE course.

This pathway is designed for students looking to go onto study a degree in an English based degree.

You will be awarded a Level 3 Access to Higher Education qualification that will enable you to progress to HE.


You will study a range of English and Cultural Studies modules such as: Creative Writing, 1960s Cinema, English Language analysis, and a range
of poetry, novels and drama.

You will study a total of 60 credits, 15 graded (45 credits) and 5 ungraded credits (15 credits).

In addition to the above, you will also study a number of core skills units which will enable you to develop the academic skills necessary for studying on the Access to HE course and beyond.


This course provides an excellent academic foundation and the majority of students’ progress to a range of HE courses.


In order to achieve this qualification you must achieve 60 Level 3 credits in a number of modules. You will be continuously assessed via a range of methods which include producing essays, presentations and timed assessments.


  To apply online click here –


Monday, Tuesday


09:00 - 16:30


Avaliable at: Pendleton Sixth Form College


Course: £3,384.00