Access to Paramedic Science and Healthcare is part of the Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP) and is specifically for people over the age of 21 who have been out of full-time education for at least 5 years. The course prepares adult returners for entry into Higher Education within college or university.
You'll learn about:
Values and Principles in Care; Human Development and Behaviour; First Aid; Understanding Mental Health and Mental Illness; Introduction to Chemistry; Higher Human Biology Unit 2: Physiology and Health.
No formal entry requirements. Applicants must have been absent from formal education for a minimum of 5 years.
Progression to an undergraduate paramedic science degree at the University of West of Scotland, Glasgow Caledonian University and Stirling University or HNC Healthcare.
Access to FE/HE
Health and Social Care