Glasgow Caledonian University

Social Sciences Glasgow Caledonian University Degree level: Undergraduate

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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

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.

England

Wales

Scotland

Northern Ireland

EU

International

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 code L000
Institution code G42
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further 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
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.
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
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

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 Overall score of 6.0 with the minimum of 5.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £1,820 Year 1
International £11,845 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £1,820 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Scottish domiciled and EU full-time undergraduate students studying in Scotland will not normally have to pay tuition fees, although you must still apply to have your fees paid on your behalf by Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) each year. You should apply online through the SAAS website. You can usually apply from April onwards. For eligibility details and information on how to apply, visit www.saas.gov.uk. Students domiciled in England, Wales and Northern Ireland (rUK), should apply for a Tuition Fee Loan from their own Local Education Authority. If you live in: England - you should apply to Student Finance Direct Wales - you should apply to Student Finance Wales Northern Ireland - you should apply to Student Finance NI The rUK fees are £9250 per year capped at £27,750 for a 4-year honours programme. A £2,000 cash bursary is available for the first three years. Please see visit www.gcu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/feesfinance/tuitionfees

Provider information

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Glasgow Caledonian University
City Campus
Cowcaddens Road
Glasgow
G4 0BA


Clearing contact details

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Enquiries

Admissions Office

0141 331 8630

Fax: 0141 331 8676