Access to Social Work (SWAP)
Comparable to Level 6
Full time, one year
From 26 Aug 2019
If you’d like to train as a Social Worker, but lack the necessary qualifications, this could be the course for you.
Access to Social Work is part of the Scottish Widening Access Programme (SWAP) and is specifically for people who have been out of full-time education for at least 5 years. It prepares adult returners for entry into Higher Education and can lead to a place at college or university.
SWAP courses have helped many adults become aware of their abilities and given them the self confidence to successfully progress to a degree.
For entry to this course you will need:
This course develops your skills and knowledge in preparation for a degree in Social Work.
Here’s some of the units you’ll study:
When you successfully complete this course, you'll have the choice of: