Level 2

  • FT/PT





    1 year




The Pre Access to Employment and Study in Science is an exciting route to higher education and a new career in a range of science disciplines.

You will cover maths and English to support your studies and then graded units in biology, chemistry and physics. There is also a focus on developing laboratory practical skills and analysis which is integral to any Higher Education science course.

course information

Date: 28/08/2020 - 18/06/2021

Location: Middlehaven (Main Building)

Total Fees: £640.00

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include: 

  • Introducing Life Science
  • Introduction to the Scientific Method
  • Practical Scientific Project
  • Forensic Science
  • Investigating Science at Work
  • Skills for Science Study

September 2018


You will be required to hold or be working towards a Level 1 qualification in English and numeracy and you will be required to take an initial assessment test to assess your current abilities.

You will be assessed by a range of methods including essays, reports and exam style questions.

You can progress on to a range of our Access to Higher Education Diplomas.

Tuition fees are free if you are a UK or home- fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course.

If you are aged 19 or over, you may be required to pay fees depending on your residency status, educational background and personal circumstances. Many people qualify for free tuition fees, for more information please contact Course Information on 01642 333333.

Please click the apply now button at the top of this page which will take you to an application form, or you can download a full time course application here and print it out, complete the form and send it to the College. If you have any queries with regards to your application or you would like further information and support, please contact our Admissions Team on (01642) 333601. Or if you have any enquiries about courses, please contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk

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We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.



Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.



We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.