Access to Law, Business and Finance (SWAP)

Ayrshire College


Kilmarnock Campus


This course develops your skills for further academic study. You’ll learn about a range of subjects including English, Economics, Law, Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Criminology, Business Studies and Research Skills.

Content include:

The economic problem of wants in relation to limited resources and how this impacts on individuals, firms and governments; Scots Law, criminal law and the civil courts; accounting statements for companies; classifying and controlling costs; the dynamic and changing environment of industry and commerce; using complex formal English in a range of written and spoken forms.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. A place on the course is subject to an interview process.

Progression Routes

Progression onto an HNC/D or degree level courses.

Start Date



Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Business and Computing

SCQF Level