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Introduction to Social Science

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

If you want to explore what’s happening around you in your home, in your street, in society and in the world, then this is the course for you.

Have you always wanted to find the answers to the bigger, burning issues in society? Do you want to find out what makes people tick and what makes the world go round? Then you’re a natural social scientist! This course will help to you analyse and evaluate not just the answers, but the questions too. Hot topics you’ll look at include why people commit crimes, can we ever be truly equal, does the media indulge or challenge stereotypes, plus loads more. You’ll find it contemporary, fascinating and full of lively debate and discussion!

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant course at SCQF Levels 6 such as NC Social Science (Higher)

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Sports and Social Science

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

English

History

Humanities

Languages

Politics

Religion

Sociology