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Social Sciences incorporating ICS

Preparation for Study in Social Science

Campus Granton Campus
Milton Road Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 4

Study mode Full time

Duration 20 weeks

Start date Jan 2022

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Campus Granton Campus Study mode Full time Start date 24/01/22 Duration 20 Weeks
Campus Milton Road Campus Study mode Full time Start date 24/01/22 Duration 20 Weeks

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Course overview

If you are considering returning to education, Preparation for Study in Social Sciences is a good place to start. The course gives you the opportunity to start learning again and gain the qualifications needed to progress onto other courses in College. You will get the opportunity to study a wide range of subjects including Sociology, Psychology and History as well as brush up on your communication, numeracy and IT skills.

What you will learn

  • Communication
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Psychology (with a focus on mental health)

How the course is assessed

  • Essays
  • Reports
  • Presentations

 

Number of days per week

  • 3

Entry requirements

  • National 3 English (or equivalent)
  • You should feel comfortable working at SCQF Level 4 in reading writing and numeracy
  • A strong personal statement provided in support of your application

 

 

 

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • You will be invited to the College for an interview which will give you the opportunity to find out more about the course

 

 

 

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Level 5 Social Science course
  • Other Level 5 college courses

 

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Full time 24/01/22 20 Weeks
Milton Road Campus Full time 24/01/22 20 Weeks

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