Introduction to Social Sciences

Course Content

If you are curious about the world around you, how people think and act as individuals and as members of society, then this course is for you. This course introduces you to a wide range of Social Sciences subjects including Psychology, Sociology, History and Geography. In this course, you will also develop skills that are essential for study and employment such as ICT and communications. Progression to Certificate/Level 5 study at D&A will depend on successful completion of all units, performance, attendance and reference.

Entry Requirements

Successful group assessment/interview and satisfactory reference.

Method of Assessment

A range of assessment methods such as project work, course work, posters and presentations are used.

Future Prospects

Guaranteed interview for progression to Certificate in Social Science (level 5) subject to satisfactory achievement of the introductory course and reference. Progression onto other level 5 courses.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    08 Feb 2021

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Social Science

  • 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. International Students please refer to our International fees page
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