Humanities and Social Sciences


Immerse yourself in our extensive and diverse range of joint honours degrees - or delve into current social and cultural thinking by starting with our Social Sciences HNC.

We also offer a huge range of subjects inspired by a landscape steeped in history; from ancient brochs to traditions of story-telling, from Christianity to culture.

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Social Sciences HNC

Find answers to the bigger questions in our society and see the world differently. Develop your critical thinking and complex problem solving abilities while looking for creative solutions to social, political and psychological problems.

This course is a great route to further study in many fields - including Psychology, Criminology, Politics and Sociology.

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Gaelic Scotland

Gaelic Scotland

Gaelic Scotland BA (Hons)

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