Access to Dietetics (SWAP)

Glasgow Kelvin College


Springburn Campus


Designed to enable adults with no formal qualifications to prepare, in one year, for entry into a degree course in Nutrition and Dietetics or other Biochemical degree programmes or HNC/HND Science programmes.

Core Subjects: Communications, Mathematics.

Preparation for Higher Education: Course Specific Subjects: Biology, Chemistry and Life Sciences.

Campus location may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements however applicants should preferably have a gap in their formal education. Entry is by interview and a short assessment task.

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

HNC/HND Degree course in Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science/Technology, Environmental Health, Biological Sciences, Nutrition, Agriculture and Horticulture, Chemical Sciences.

Start Date



Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level


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