Access to Primary Education is a Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP), is intended for adults who have not been in formal education for at least 5 years.
Applicants who do not posses any formal qualifications may be considered for this course. Successful completion of the one-year programme guarantees a place on a relevant Higher Education Course at college or university. A place on a BEd Degree is not guaranteed.
Subjects include: Communication, Literature, Psychology, Sociology, Politics, Information Technology, Contemporary Issues, History and Maths.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate the academic ability to work at SCQF Level 6. Applicants who do not possess any qualifications will be considered on their work or voluntary experience, record of commitment and their life skills. Acceptance onto this programme will also be based on an interview to determine suitability.
Successful completion guarantees a place on a relevant Higher Education course at college or university, providing students complete units in the designated programme.
Access to FE/HE