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Adult Ambitions Academy - Access to Access (A-to-A) - Part-time (North Devon)

Level 2
Course Code:
North Devon Campus
One year

Do you have ambitions to go to university or take your career to the next level? Or do you have a new career in mind? Is it a while since you've done any studying? Are you concerned that a lack of formal qualifications may hold you back? If you've answered yes to one of these questions then you should seriously consider joining our Access to Access (A2A) course.

Specifically designed to support you in progressing onto Level 3 Access to Higher Education Diplomas which provide an entry to a university programme.


This Adult Ambitions Academy programme will enable you to develop a whole range of study skills.

This will include:
- Time management
- Writing skills
- Working in groups
- IT skills

You will also be able to take GCSE English and Maths as well as taking part in tasters to help prepare you for your next step.
There will be a variety of assessment methods including written assignments, class-based work, presentations and examinations for the GCSE English and Maths elements.
This course leads on to any of our Access to Higher Education Diplomas.
Petroc has a range of resources to help you with your studies including excellent library and IT facilities, along with classrooms equipped with modern teaching technologies. Our staff are always there to provide any advice and assistance that you may require.
Please bring a pen, notepad and a memory stick.
Please contact the Advice & Guidance Centre on 01271 852422 for more information.
Q: Will I have to pay for my course?
A: Maybe not - the course will be free for the majority of applicants. Talk to our Advice & Guidance Centre on 01271 852422.

Q: I've not studied for a long time so would this be the right course for me?
A: Yes, our staff understand that it can be difficult to return to education and are fully committed to supporting you.