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Access to Nursing (SWAP)

Fife College

Venues

Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus, Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

Scottish Wider Access Programmes, also known as SWAP courses, are for adults who have few or no formal qualifications and who have been out of full-time education for at least three years (five years if you have Highers or an HN).

This course gives you an introduction to health and social care professions and the career paths available in these areas. It allows you to begin your studies at level 6 on a generic programme studying subjects such as care and psychology.

Contents Include:
Human development; Social influences; Values and principles; Dementia; Individual behaviour; Group behaviour; Research; Communication; Literature; Biology; Reflective practice.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements; entry subject to interview and written test.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

6

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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