Introduction to Care, Science and Social Science (Level 4)

West Lothian College


This course will allow you to learn about careers in the care sector. Within this course, you will study values and principles, human development, and behaviour and social influences. You will also be introduced to social science and science subjects such as psychology, social anthropology, the human body and living cells.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, however motivation for study is essential. Entry is by interview where a written piece of work will be requested.

Progression Routes

This course provides a taster of a range of subjects to facilitate progression onto a level 6 course within the Health, Social Care, Science and Social Science centre.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Social Care

SCQF Level