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Social Sciences (Level 5)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Motherwell Campus

Content

This course is for people interested in social issues and wanting to develop knowledge in Social Science subjects or obtain qualifications that can help you progress to study Social Sciences further.

This is a 1 year course but part time study is possible over 2 years.

The course includes the following subjects:
Sociology (the study of people in social groups); Psychology (the study of the mind and behaviour); History (the study of the known pasts); Politics (study of authority and government); Geography (study of the environment and its effect on humans).

You will also have an opportunity to develop numeracy, communication and employability skills.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 preferably including English or a social science subject; interview

Progression Routes

NC Social Sciences (Level 6)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Social Sciences

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology