HND Social Sciences
“I achieved things at NESCol both academically and personally that I didn’t think possible but with the help of lecturers and friends I made on the course, I feel I have grown as a person.”
01 Aug 2020
Interested in asking the big questions of our times? Want to gain a deeper understanding of human behaviour, society and social change? Interested in sociology, psychology, history, politics, criminology and philosophy? Then we have a social science course at the appropriate level ready and waiting for you.
We have courses that start at National 5 level and go up to the equivalence of undergraduate studies with the HND Social Sciences.
If you are not sure what level you should be studying at we can help you find the right social science course for you.
Once we receive your Explore application we’ll invite you to choose a time to have a chat with one of our Curriculum Managers. They will go through all of the options with you based around your interests and previous experience so you can decide which course to apply for. After this chat, we’ll transfer your application to your chosen course and your application will be processed in the usual way.
North East Scotland College offers hundreds of courses each year, apply for one now.
You can apply for a place on this course by completing an online application form, which you can access using the ‘Apply Online’ button. Once completed, this will be received by our Admissions Team who will then process your application.
Completed forms should be signed and returned to us at the following freepost address:
The Student Information & Admissions Manager
North East Scotland College
Aberdeen City Campus
UK AB25 1BN
If you take up a place on a College course, at the start of the course you will be asked to sign an enrolment form. In signing the form and/or taking up a place on a College course, you will enter into a contract with the College and be bound by the North East Scotland College Standard Terms and Conditions of Study. Copies of the Terms and Conditions are available for inspection on notice boards and at various locations throughout the College, at the College Reception, on the College website: nescol.ac.uk, or can be obtained on request from the Student Funding and Admissions Manager, North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate, Aberdeen AB25 1BN. Please note that courses are offered subject to (a) there being sufficient numbers of enrolments and (b) the availability of resources. The College reserves its right (i) not to run courses where the number of students is considered insufficient or where resources are unavailable and (ii) in certain circumstances, to refuse admission to an individual applicant.
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