Access to Higher Education Course
Blackford Centre for Higher Education
What's in your course?
Here's what you'll get:
- A Quick Start Guide, to get you started on the course.
- A sturdily bound set of course Units that lie flat for ease of study.†
- Access to CASA, our interactive online learning environment that has all your course content, a library, support materials, and much more.
- 56,000 words of practical 'how-to' text. You get detailed information that guides you towards getting your qualification and into university.
- 31 Videos. Sit back and relax as you learn.
- Quizzes and online flash cards to make study more interesting.
- 18 assignments. Your assignments will be carefully marked with personal advice by an experienced tutor.
- Free text books. You don't need to buy any books. Value £64.†
- Student Forums where you can get help and exchange views.
- A useful case which keeps all your course material.†
- A study guide and planner that helps you organise your study.†
- 48 Self-assessment exercises. They occur throughout the course to help you get organised as a herbalist. They also check that you can tackle each type of herbal practice.
- Question and Answer sheets for you to have your queries answered.†
- How to Succeed in your Course (right) booklet. Tips and advice on how to successfully complete your course. This booklet is not available elsewhere.
- How to Write Assignments booklet (left). This booklet offers useful guidance on how to prepare your assignments. It's not available elsewhere.†
† In the online edition the content is provided on-screen which you can download if you want (along with the videos, quizzes, forums and assignments).
Plus! Access your course online
Online edition of the course. Get access to all the course units and assignments when you register. It's fully interactive with videos, quizzes and self assessment tests. And you can make contact with other learners.
You'll also get the following
- A personal tutor who will teach you and mark your work
- A mentor who will contact you regularly
- Help from our UCAS expert on choosing a university
- Assistance in preparing your personal statement
And when you complete the course, you'll get the following items:
- An Access to HE Diploma to frame and display on your wall.
- A reference from us confirming that you have completed the course.
- We'll send a free press release to your local newspapers announcing your success (if you request it).
- Permanent access to CASA, the online portal, allowing you to refresh and update your knowledge.
From time to time we improve, amend and extend the items mentioned here.
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