Getting Ready for Social Science (Skills Boost/YPG)

Course Content

In this short online course, we will explore a basic introduction to the academic discipline known as the Social Sciences. You will get a chance to discover more about a range of topics covered within the Social Sciences. Some examples considered in this course include sociology, history and criminology. In addition, you will learn about a number of key concepts such as academic writing, referencing and note taking.  

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Method of Assessment

Online self marking assessment e.g. Microsoft Forms or Teams Assignment Quiz

Future Prospects

Potential to Level 6 or 7 Social Science courses.


Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Social Science

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