United Kingdom

University of the Highlands and Islands

12b Ness Walk, Inverness, IV3 5SQ, United Kingdom

University of the Highlands and Islands

Social Sciences

Are you curious about how society works and how and why people interact with one another in the way they do? If the answer is yes, then the BA (Hons) Social Sciences degree is for you. Here you will study society, its people and institutions, which will give you an insight into the everyday life of our communities and workplaces. You will focus on sociology, politics and psychology and develop transferable skills in problem solving, group working and communication which are highly valued by employers. There is strong emphasis on research methods which will give you the skills necessary to carry out independent research for your future career, including your dissertation in the fourth year. There are also other options available to you including history and criminology.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Inverness College UHI,Inverness
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • England Year 1 £8,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £8,000
  • Wales Year 1 £8,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £8,000
  • International Year 1 £10,500