Access to University Study (SWAP) (2018/19)
A collection of modules from the following subjects can be tailor-made to suit progression needs - English, psychology, modern studies, sociology and history and National 5 Maths as well as Information Computing Technology and Preparation for Higher Education. Further information on SWAP Access programmes, including eligibility and possible progression routes, available from the SWAP website at www.scottishwideraccess.org
The Access to University Study course is aimed at individuals who have had a break in their formal education but are seeking a route to return to education at university level to undertake a wide range of degrees.
Have you been out of full-time, formal education for three years (or five years if you already have Higher or HN qualifications)? Do you want to undertake a course which offers progression for mature learners to study at university level? If yes to both, this course is designed to meet your needs.
Successful completion may lead to a range of progression routes into a variety of degrees at universities throughout Scotland. Historically, this has included primary education, social work, community learning and development, law, criminology, social sciences and humanities courses, food and health etc).
Open and closed book assessment for internal units plus a prelim and end exam per subject (if end exams are required for progression).
How to Apply
Courses marked 2018/19 are an indication of our likely provision. These courses are currently under review and may be subject to change.
Please contact us if you have any questions.