Aberdeen City Campus
This course offers an excellent opportunity for those who would like to progress to university in an undergraduate degree in the arts, social sciences or education. This will be ideal for anyone wishing a change of career and considering a career in primary teaching. The SWAP programme is built from SQA Units and involves one-year-full-time study. The units selected on the Access to Arts, Social Sciences and Education programme are those that have been agreed with the partner Higher Education Institutions. In addition to the academic units, SWAP students also study a 2-credit unit called Preparation for Higher Education. This includes core skills, study skills, reflective exercises on student progress and visits to universities. This Access programme consists of 19 credits.
You do not require to have any formal qualifications.
If your last course of study was up to SCQF Level 5 you must have been out of full time education for three years.
If your last course of study was at SCQF Level 6 or above you must have been out of full time education for five years.
Relevant degree programme
Access to FE/HE