Radiotherapy Alternative Qualifications 2018

Alternative qualifications accepted for 2018 entry to Radiotherapy with the Health Foundation Year

BTEC QualificationsGradesSubjectsGCSEs

Level 3 Extended Diploma or National Diploma

Accepted with one A level

Three Distinction Grades (DDD)

Grade B or above

Any subject

Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, General Studies, Critical Thinking are not accepted

6 GCSEs at grade C or above including English language and Maths

Level 3 Diploma or BTEC National Certificate

Accepted with two A levels

Two Distinction Grades (DD)

Grade B or above

Any subject

Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, General Studies, Critical Thinking are not accepted

As above

 

BTEC National Award or Subsidiary Diploma

Accepted with two A levels

One Distinction Grade (D)

Grade B or above

Any subject

Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, General Studies, Critical Thinking are not accepted

As above

 

Access to HE Diploma

60 credits including 45 at level 3. Of these at least 30 credits are required at Distinction grade and 15 with Merit.

Science or non-science are accepted if no science related subjects have been studied

GCSE Maths and English language at a minimum of grade C

Level 2 equivalents are not accepted

International/EU candidates

Please contact the School of Health and Rehabilitation directly

Candidates whose first language is not English will need IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in all subtests. iGCSE English Language (first language) grade C or iGCSE English Language (second language) grade B may be accepted.

Further information on accepted qualifications can be found on the School of Health and Rehabilitation website.

Applicants' qualifications that are not listed will be considered on an individual basis.