Social Sciences (Level 6)

UHI Perth


Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


You will complete 18 credits based on the SQA Social Science units at Level 5 and 6. These units will provide you with a solid academic foundation, as well as many transferrable skills that you can take into a raft of different career options.

We have designed this course to immerse you in many of the subject disciplines in the wider Humanities area so you are better informed of what degree to embark upon. You will study units on: politics; philosophy; history; psychology; economics; literature amongst others.

Furthermore, your core skills will be refreshed with communications, IT, personal development planning and numeracy to ensure your transition to HN or Degree is one you are well prepared for.

Entry Requirements

5 relevant subjects at National 4/5. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC or Degree level study

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level


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