Gateway to College (SCQF Level 4)

Course Content

A full-time course that focuses on exploring options at college whilst developing skills in a range of areas including raising confidence & aspirations, improving teamwork skills and developing coping strategies for different situations (such as managing feelings, dealing with conflict & emotions and goal setting).  Academic achievements will be raised through nationally-recognised qualifications from both SQA and City & Guilds. In addition, a third of the course will be spent studying in a vocational area of your choice developing the practical skills and theoretical knowledge needed to support successful transition to a relevant course.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. All applicants will be interviewed.

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment and end of unit tests/assessment.

Future Prospects

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to progress onto a full-time course in their agreed vocational area - guaranteed interview.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    27 Jan 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Access & Essential Skills

  • Course Fee

    Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body

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