Glasgow Caledonian University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Social Sciences

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Course summary

Our multi-disciplinary programme provides you with the opportunity to develop a wide knowledge base from a selection of subject areas which include politics, history, sociology, policing and criminology.

Course details

Subject options

This course offers the following subject options:

  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Politics
  • Sociology

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeL000
Institution code G42
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BCC plus GCSE English and Maths C/4
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM plus GCSE English and Maths C/4
Access to HE Diploma Applications are considered from applicants with a relevant Access course.
Scottish Higher ABBBB including English and National 5 Maths C
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 25 points including Maths
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H1, H2, H3, H3, H3 including English H2 and Maths H5 or O1
GCSE/National 4/National 5 National 5 Maths at C. PLUS Higher requirements. GCSE Maths and English at C/4. PLUS A Level/BTEC requirements.
Scottish HNC SQA HNC Social Sciences with a graded unit of A.
Scottish HND Level 3: SQA HND Social Sciences with a AAB in the Graded Units

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Overall score of 6.0 with the minimum of 5.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fee information for September 2021/21 will be confirmed as soon as possible. In the mean while please visit our website for helpful information www.gcu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/feesandfinance/tuitionfees/
Social Sciences at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS