Social Science (Level 5)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Langside Campus


This NC Social Science course is ideal if you wish to begin study in the social sciences. It provides an introduction to several social science subjects, and considers how society, past and present, impacts the individual and how people can impact their surroundings.

The course introduces you to the study of people and society and includes National 5 level units in English, and a selection of Social Sciences.

The range of subjects offered include the following: Sociology, Psychology, History, Modern Studies and Criminology.

Please note that course content may vary slightly between campuses.

You will complete at least one full National 5 SQA external exam in a social sciences subject.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English and social science subjects. Interview and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

NC Social Science (Level 6) or other relevant courses at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Social Science

SCQF Level