Social Studies

Welcome to the Social Studies department

The faculty provide a Social Studies Course in S4 for our young people who require an alternative curriculum pathway

Courses offered:

There are two courses covered:
1) People and Society:
A flexible and inter-disciplinary course offering learners the opportunity to study themes, issues and topics of interest and relevance to them. The is designed to be appropriate and relevant to learners’ needs
2) The Scottish Studies Award:
This links to the social subjects of History, Geography, Modern Studies and RMPS. A pass in the Scottish unit from People & Society and English also count towards this Award.

Project work:
The pupils will undertake a project. They will research it and present it in a manner of their choosing.