Access to HN (Care, Sport and Social Sciences)

Course Content

This course has been designed for those hoping to pursue careers where National qualifications in English and Maths are essential, such as teaching and social work. Many universities and professional bodies require these qualifications. On this course, you can complete units of Higher English, Psychology and National 5 or Higher Maths. 

Entry Requirements

Diagnostic testing in English and Maths or evidence of National 5 study in relevant subjects and an informal interview.

Method of Assessment

Open & closed book assessments. There may be an option to sit final SQA exams but this will be dependent on in-class performance, attendance and results.

Future Prospects

Offers progression to various HNCs at D&A including Social Science, Care and Admin, Social Services, Childhood Practice and Fitness, Health and Exercise or first year study depending upon existing qualifications.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    24 Aug 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    34 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Social Science

  • 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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