Online Access Diplomas Social Science

Online Access to Higher Education Diplomas for the Public Services

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A career in the Public Services

Our Access to HE Diplomas give you the opportunity to apply for a Public Service related degree such as Social Science.

This can lead to a career working in central or local government, the Armed Forces, Police, Fire Service, Health & Social Care, or the voluntary sector.

Not all careers need a degree, and an Access to HE Diploma in Social Science is also an excellent way to maximise your job prospects, such as:

  • Office & administrative roles
  • Counselling
  • Advocacy and support worker


Access to Social Science Diplomas

These courses are studied entirely by distance learning.

You need to have a UK residential address to study this qualification.

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this Access to HE Diploma, to meet university entry requirements you may need GCSEs or further credits at Level 2. If you do not have these already, you can study them with us.

Our experience and strong relationships with universities means that our Access to HE Diplomas are well suited to meet both their entry requirements and to prepare you for undergraduate study.

Our Access to HE Diplomas are fully accredited through an Authorised Validating Agency (AVA) and regulated by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), so are part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). More about our Access Diplomas >>>

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science) Option 1

for: Access to Public Services

£1247 - spread across easy instalments for up to 12 months of study

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