Social Science

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus, Milton Road Campus


This is an innovative course designed to teach you a range of disciplines from the social science field. During this course you will explore different perspectives and theories from Psychology and Sociology and gain an essential understanding of research methods. Alongside this you will study a wide variety of social science subjects including Politics and History. This course will enhance your employability and further education prospects as well as give you transferable skills in critical thinking, problem solving and presentations; all of which are essential to progress to university.

Content: Psychology; Sociology; Politics; Research methods; History and other social science subjects.

Entry Requirements

Higher English at B and another english based subject. Or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Opportunity to progress to degree level study or into suitable employment

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Social Science

SCQF Level


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