August is enrolment season for thousands of potential students looking to boost their skills and qualifications in readiness for work or University.
The Access to Higher Education Diploma provides the ideal platform for progressing to University, particularly if you don’t have traditional qualifications such as A Levels.
The Access Course at Fircroft combines two enriching and complementary subjects; Social Sciences and Humanities, enabling you to broaden your knowledge in many related areas including:
- Social Policy
But it’s not all about the qualification. Where you choose to study is often just as important a decision as the course itself. Fircroft provides a fully rounded experience of learning, socialising and personal development in a serene environment.
Here’s 10 reasons to consider Fircroft for your Access to Higher Education Diploma.
1) Our Access course success rates are consistently 10% higher than the national average.
2) 89% of our 2013/14 students gained university places – some at redbrick institutions
3) Fircroft is set in the stunning six acre gardens of a former Cadbury estate.
4) We’re residential which greatly enhances the whole learning experience.
5) Your meals and accommodation are fully funded and many rooms are en-suite – we also clean them for you!
6) Our study groups are much smaller than larger colleges making it easier for us to focus on YOU.
7) You will have regular access to a personal tutor to guide you at all times.
8) Access to our fully stocked library 24/7.
9) We’re just 4 miles from the centre of Birmingham with its huge variety of shops, bars and restaurants.
10) We have a very active social scene with trips, events and activities organised throughout the year.
These are just 10 of many great reasons to make Fircroft your choice for the Access to Higher Education Diploma.
If you’d like to see more great reasons to enrol at Fircroft, take a look at our website.