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Social Sciences

Perth College UHI

Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

Are you curious about how society works and how and why people interact with one another in the way they do? If the answer is yes, then the BA (Hons) Social Sciences degree is for you. Here you will study society, its people and institutions, which will give you an insight into the everyday life of our communities and workplaces.

You will focus on sociology, politics and psychology and develop transferable skills in problem solving, group working and communication which are highly valued by employers. There is strong emphasis on research methods which will give you the skills necessary to carry out independent research for your future career, including your dissertation in the fourth year.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC including 2 relevant subjects.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years

Department

Arts, Humanities and Social Science

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology