Social Sciences

PDA History

  • Campuses

    • Greenock
  • Course type

    Part time

  • Level

    SCQF Professional Development Award

  • Campuses

    • Greenock
  • Course type

    Part time

  • Level

    SCQF Professional Development Award

  • Start date

    26 Aug 24


What will I learn?

Where do we start with the History PDA?

An enthralling curriculum for anyone interested in how the past can influence both the present and the future. You will develop your skills in analysing and interpreting sources, weighing up competing arguments and coming to a measured conclusion.

You will study one of the most impactful events of the 20th Century – The Russian Revolution and the Russian Civil War which followed it. You will then study the European Dictatorships of the 20th Century – Mussolini, Hitler and Stalin.

What qualifications do I need?

Learners should possess good communication skills. Other knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the unit would be beneficial, such as, research skills.

The previous study of History through units and National Qualifications at SCQF levels 5 or 6, or other similar qualifications, is desirable but not essential

What can I do after?

There are various progression routes in the Social Sciences following successful completion of the course including: HNC Social Sciences, depending on suitability.


Programme Information

Start Date: 27 August 2024

Duration: approx 36 weeks / 3 hrs per week

Evening: Tuesday

Time 6pm-9pm

Cost: Free

This course is online, so geography is no limit! We welcome all applications!

Professional Development Award

Study options

Campus Mode Start date Level
Greenock Part time Aug 24 SCQF Professional Development Award

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