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.


Entry requirements

  • Relevant Higher qualifications or NQ units.

Students with alternative qualifications may be considered.

The course is made up of three individual study units.

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

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time
  • Vocational Pathway

How long will my course last?

One Academic Year

Available as part of our school link provision.

Where can I study my course?

    • Thurso
    • Alness

Start date



For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

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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I want to start in 2019/20

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at North Highland College UHI. North Highland College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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