Social Sciences (in conjunction with the University of Glasgow)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


City of Glasgow College is delighted to be working in partnership with the University of Glasgow to offer a new and exciting HNC Social Sciences programme offering direct articulation to Year 2 of many of the university’s Social Sciences and Arts degree programmes.

This course develops knowledge and skills in areas such as human society and social relationships.

This qualification covers areas such as Sociology, Psychology, Research and other Social Sciences.

In order to qualify for the 2nd year at the University of Glasgow you must receive a positive reference from the college, achieve an A in the Graded Unit, and successfully complete all elements run by the University of Glasgow.

Entry Requirements

Higher English and a social science subject at BC, or NC Social Sciences. Interview.

Progression Routes

This HNC will offer successful students direct year 2 entry to the following University of Glasgow undergraduate degrees: Politics, Sociology, International Relations, Social and Public Policy, Central and East European Studies, Economic and Social History, History, Philosophy.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Social Sciences

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