An introduction to Psychology SCQF Level 6

What is special about this course?

The interest in Psychology continues to be very popular, and this course aims to give a solid base of knowledge about what is involved in this fascinating subject. The career opportunities that can be gained from the study of Psychology are very wide and varied, and will surprise you, but in addition can give everyone insight into how we all function with each other.

Entry requirements

Three passes at SCQF level 5.

Prior experience will be considered. 

You will be invited to an informal information session to meet the course team. 


This is a project-based course. You will learn about the basics of Psychology and develop your learning skills. 

How will I study my course?

    How long will my course last?

    18 Weeks

    Where can I study my course?

      • Inverness Campus


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

    What can I do on completion of my course?

    Further study at SCQF level 7

    Is there more information available online?

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