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Degree courses at accrington and rossendale college, accrossRoutes into Higher Education

There are several routes into higher education and your choice depends largely on previous experience or qualifications.

Once you have established your route into higher education, you will need to apply for full-time courses through UCAS.

 Click here to view our “Application Methods”.

The traditional route +

With A / AS- Levels, a BTEC National Diploma or an Advanced GNVQ.

Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) route +

This allows your previous skills and experience, gained through work, home or other duties, to count towards higher education entry.

Joining an access course route +

A one year Access to Higher Education Diploma (AHED) is an ideal foundation for degree level study. These courses have been specially designed for adults returning to study and are a proven and successful route to higher education. The courses running at our college have high success rates – actually some of the best in the country.

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