Psychology Higher

What is special about this course?

The course is available one day per week. It adheres to SQA guidelines in preparation for the examination.

The course is made up of three individual study units.

  • Psychology: Individual Behaviour
  • Psychology: Social Behaviour
  • Psychology: Research

Available as part of our school link provision.

Entry requirements

  • Relevant Higher qualifications or NQ units.
  • Students with alternative qualifications may be considered.

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time

How long will my course last?

1 Academic Year

Where can I study my course?

    • Thurso
    • Alness

Start date



For the latest information on fees please see our Tuition Fees information.

What can I do on completion of my course?

  • HNC Early Education & Childcare
  • HNC Social Care
  • BA Child & Youth Studies
  • BA Health Studies
  • BSc Psychology

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