3 Term(s)
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Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Entry Requirements

Course allows students to attain the level required for entry to undergraduate degree studies at the University of Sheffield; successful completion guarantees admission into the 1st year of an undergraduate degree in the Science and Engineering; programme consists of 3 academic skills modules and 5 core and pathway subject modules; each term lasts for 13 weeks.


Access to Higher Education

Awarding body

University of Sheffield

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Student Tutorials
All students have a Learning Support Tutor who will work with you throughout your academic course at the college, and support you in achieving your study goals. Through regular meetings, your tutor can offer valuable advice to help you develop your study skills and knowledge, ensuring you receive a quality learning experience.

Students are assessed through a combination of assignments, periodic tests and end-of-module examinations. Full-time attendance is an important part of the assessment.

The Certificate allows you to progress to the first year of an undergraduate degree within the Faculties of Pure Science or Engineering. Your place is guaranteed when you complete the Certificate course and achieve the grades stipulated in your offer letter. To find out more about our quality learning please follow the Quick Link to progression routes on the right.