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Access to Higher Education Diploma (Education) - Teaching English

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Overview

The Access to Higher Education Diploma (Education) is a nationally recognised alternative to A-Levels. This pathway has a higher focus on English Language and Literature units. Combined with relevant Education Theory and Education Practice units means it’s the perfect preparation for someone wanting to go into teaching with a focus on teaching English. Gain a broad understanding of key themes, with opportunities to specialise at university. You’ll develop the study skills you need to start a range of educational degree courses.

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Education) - Teaching English

Modules

  • Module 1: Preparing to study
  • Module 2: Academic writing skills
  • Module 3: Preparing a written assignment
  • Module 4: Independent research
  • Module 5: An Introduction to classroom teaching
  • Module 6: Progressing to Higher Education
  • Module 7: Theories of child development
  • Module 8: Human nutrition & the digestive system
  • Module 9: Human reproduction, growth & development
  • Module 10: Behaviour problems in the classroom
  • Module 11: Language acquisition
  • Module 12: Theories of cognitive development & learning
  • Module 13: Introduction to teaching & learning
  • Module 14: The psychology of learning
  • Module 15: Child development & management of pupil behaviour
  • Module 16: Language, communication & communities
  • Module 17: Study of a novel
  • Module 18: Understanding drama
  • Module 19: Short story

Requirements

All learners starting an Access to Higher Education Diploma must have a GCSE in Maths and English (or equivalent qualification), a relevant NVQ at level 2 or above and aspire to study a related degree at university.

Access to Higher Education Diplomas fulfil entry criteria for a broad range of university degrees and can be used in conjunction with the standard UCAS application process. In short, Access to Higher Education Diplomas have a track record of helping learners get to the university and degree of their choice. Learners must bear in mind each University has their own set of admission criteria and places are subject to demand. Varying admission criteria can include but are not limited to the following:

  • Number of credits to be attained at Merit or Distinction level.
  • Successfully passing a face-to-face interview at the University.
  • Passing a Universities proprietary literacy and numeracy assessments.
  • Completion of specified work placements or work experience.
  • We strongly recommend learners starting an Access to Higher Education Diploma have a GCSE Grade A – C in Maths and English (or equivalent Level 2 such as Functional Skills/Key Skills etc.) OR a full L2 NVQ qualification in a related subject.


Each learner must undertake their own research to ensure their diploma is properly specified and gives them the best possible chance of gaining entry to their university of choice. This research should be undertaken as soon as possible. learndirect will not be able to accept any liability for the inability of any Access to Higher Education Diploma learner failing to secure an offer from a Higher Education institution.

Assessment

Your chosen pathway will be made up of a number of units, each of which will require you to complete an assignment. You'll find 'assessment planners' included within the course materials for each unit; these are designed to help you to complete the relevant assignment. Your personal tutor will be responsible for marking your assignments and giving you with feedback about the work you've produced, and how you can improve.

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