|BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography||Certificate Advanced Counselling Studies|
|Award||Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)||Certificate|
|Duration||3 years||1 year|
|Course type||Full-time||Full-time, Part-time route available|
|Provider||Peninsula Medical School||Cornwall College|
Direct school leavers
The entry requirements below apply to you if you completed your GCE A levels, or equivalent qualifications, within five years of the start of the application cycle, e.g. qualifications completed since 2013 would still be valid when applying in 2018. If your qualifications fall outside these criteria, please contact the admissions team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The typical offers
listed below are not necessarily the threshold for selection for
interview, which may vary depending on the number and quality of
applications received by the faculty. Other factors, including the
number of applications received, influence the threshold for selection for
Applicants need to achieve 5 GCSE passes at grades A-C/7-4 which must include English language, mathematics and either GCSE double award science or two from single award chemistry, biology, or physics.
Plus one of the following Level 3 qualifications:
GCE A level
The typical offer is BBC at GCE A level which must include one science, preferably biology, or chemistry, physics, maths, and psychology.
Access to HE Diploma
45 Level 3 credits Science based subject D: 15 credits, M: 30 credits
BTEC National Extended Diploma
Applied Science DMM
BTEC National Diploma
Applied Science D*D*
The typical offer is 28-30 points overall including higher Level 5 in one science, preferably biology, or chemistry, physics, maths, and psychology at the Higher Level.
Scottish Advanced Highers
Grades BBC including
a science, preferably biology, or chemistry, physics,
maths, and psychology.
M2, M3 including a science,
preferably biology, or chemistry, physics, maths, and
The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry welcome applications from re-sit applicants providing a minimum attainment has been achieved at the first attempt. Typically this must be no more than two grades drops or equivalent from the typical standard offer e.g. GCE A level first attempt attainment must be a minimum of CCC. For re-sit thresholds for all other acceptable level 3 qualifications, please contact the Admissions Team at email@example.com. All Level 3 qualifications that form part of an applicant’s academic profile for selection must be achieved within a maximum of three academic study years i.e. to include only one re-sit year.
International student admissions
The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry welcomes and encourages applications from suitably qualified international students who are either self-funded, supported by scholarships from their respective governments, or sponsored by scholarship programmes operated by the British Council and similar funding bodies.
International applicants need to meet the equivalent admissions criteria described for home students. Applicants applying with overseas qualifications should contact the Admissions Team at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to submitting an application through UCAS. In addition, international applicants need to be fully proficient in English language.
All teaching at our school is in English, so if English is not your first language and you do not have a GCSE or IGCSE pass at grade A in English language, you must have one of the following qualifications:
know that university life is a challenge for any student but especially
when you are a long way from home. You will find the Faculty of
Medicine and Dentistry friendly and supportive. We have a nominated academic
tutor to coordinate the induction and academic support provided to
international students. International Student Advice
(ISA) also provide support and can assist you with any non-academic issues
affecting international students. There are also student welfare support and
counselling services, wardens and student health centres on hand if you need
Students who have an offer of a place should apply under the Tier 4 (General Student) category. Further information is available on the UK Border Agency's website.
Selection and admissions process
We have outlined our selection and admissions process, providing information from interviews to deferred entry.
Student Conduct and Fitness to Practise
Please view our Student Conduct and Fitness to Practise page.