Level 3

Access to Higher Education Diploma in Social Sciences (Psychology & Humanities)


35 weeks


Rush Green


Oct 2020


Adult 19+

The Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science) is a Level 3 qualification which prepares those without traditional qualifications for study at university.

On this course you will study units on social policy, sociology, psychology and Law.

Assessment is by portfolio submission. You'll be assessed via a combination of written reports and practical tasks.

You will need a Level 2 Functional Skills in English or a GCSE in English grade 4+ (C or above)

You can progress to Higher Education in areas related to Social Science. These may include some of the following areas:

  • Criminology
  • Psychology
  • Law
  • Sociology
  • Social Policy
  • Social Work
  • Social Anthropology
  • Media Studies
  • Development Studies
  • A wide range of combined and related degrees.