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Access to Social Work (SWAP)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Coatbridge Campus

Content

This course provides an opportunity for students who are returning to education to obtain the University entrance qualifications required for Social Work.

All subjects will be taught and assessed as a continuous process, with no end of course examinations. A combination of workbooks, practical activities, and written assessments are used to assess the level of knowledge and understanding.

The course subjects include:
Philosophy; Human Development; Social Influences; Politics.

In addition you will study National 5 in Maths units and Literature.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. Participation at an information session, skills assessment and interview forms part of the selection criteria.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level

6