Introduction to Science SQA Level 4

What is special about this course?

This course starts in January only.

Introduction to Science is for students who have no formal training in science but would like to know more. A wide range of science subjects are covered with practicals and hands on training throughout the course. 

Entry requirements

  • Entry is subject to interview
  • Recommended Numeracy at Level 4

Subjects include:

  • Human body
  • Chemistry: an introduction
  • Physics
  • Forensic science: an introduction

How will I study my course?


    How long will my course last?

    18 Weeks

    This course starts in January only.

    How will I be assessed?

    Continuous assessment

    Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

    Start date


    How much will my course cost?

    For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

    What funding can I apply for?

    Bursary or EMA (Educational Maintenance Allowance)

    What can I do on completion of my course?

    • Science and Maths at National 4/5

    Is there more information available online?

    You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

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    I want to start in 2018/19

    We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness 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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