University of Liverpool has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This is a year 0 programme which leads to the single honours Dental Sciences programme. The University of Liverpool, in collaboration with local FE partners, has developed a Year Zero foundation programme for Home/EU students that leads to access onto a variety of vocational Health Studies programmes: Dentistry Dental Therapy Medicine Nursing Veterinary Science Physiotherapy Radiotherapy Diagnostic Radiography Orthoptics Occupational Therapy Students seeking entry to Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary Science will study at Carmel College, St Helens. Students seeking entry to Diagnostic Radiography, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Orthoptics, Physiotherapy or Radiotherapy will study at The Sixth Form College, Birkenhead. Please note that application to this programme is through UCAS (see course codes below), which is specifically targeted at Home/EU mature and non-traditional students who typically have taken a break from studies.
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2020.
If you already have a 2020 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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|A level||This programme is designed for mature and non-traditional students who typically have taken a break from studies. Please note that we will not consider A-Level students, School Leavers or Graduates. However, consideration may be given to candidates who studied some time ago (5 years) in non-Science subjects. In order to give all applicants an equal opportunity, applicants who have been rejected following an interview will not normally be considered again. ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS (Diagnostic Radiography, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Orthoptics, Physiotherapy and Radiotherapy). 5 GCSE SUBJECTS AT GRADE C to include: Mathematics, English Language and a Science subject (requirements under review). DENTISTRY, MEDICINE & VETERINARY SCIENCE 5 GCSE SUBJECTS AT GRADE B to include: Mathematics, English Language and a Science subject. DENTISTRY Will consider graduates who graduated some time ago (5 years +). However the GCSE requirement must be met).|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||BTEC in Animal Management may be considered in addition to the GCSE requirement for the Year 0 to Veterinary Science.|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course
Additional fee information
University of Liverpool
The Foundation Building
765 Brownlow Hill
Clearing contact details
The University of Liverpool
0151 794 5927
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0151 794 5927