Part of the Scottish Wider Access Programme (SWAP), this course offers a unique learning experience to adults aged 18 or over, with few or no qualifications. If students complete the course successfully, they can progress to higher education.
Currently our former students are studying a wide range of subjects, including Literature, Politics, Psychology, Social Work and History in universities across Scotland. Many students study on a residential basis, but we also offer non residential places.
Newbattle offers a unique experience to students:
It is one of the few places in the UK where you can enjoy residential living.
Our courses are tailored to adults with few or no qualifications.
It is a transformative learning experience.
We offer high quality support and extensive preparation for higher education.
Or explore our other courses in Arts and Social Sciences:
Associate Student Scheme
Primary Education Access to Higher Education (SWAP)
Preparation for Further Education