Access to Teaching and Social Science (SWAP)

South Lanarkshire College


This programme aims to provide opportunities for adults with few or no formal qualifications. The emphasis of the course is on providing the skills needed to attain a qualification that will enable you to progress to a course of study at university or HNC level.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

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.

Progression Routes

Primary Education, Social Work, Social Science and Humanities. These can be studied at The University of Strathclyde, Glasgow University, Glasgow Caledonian University, The University of the West of Scotland and Stirling University.

Start Date



Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Social Science

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other