Level 6 Extended Diploma in Social Sciences


Programme Fee: FREE


This Extended Diploma in Social Sciences merges Levels 4, 5, and 6, offering a progressive exploration of the diverse field. Starting with foundational concepts and advancing to deeper insights, graduates emerge with a comprehensive understanding of human behaviour and societal dynamics. The programme emphasises ethical decision-making, strategic thinking, and advanced social science methodologies, preparing graduates to contribute meaningfully to discussions on contemporary social issues and excel in diverse professional environments.

Programme Details

Programme NameLevel 6 Extended Diploma in Social Sciences
Programme IDSOC360-06
Programme LevelLevel 4 + Level 5 + Level 6
ModeOnline, Self-paced
Total Credits360
Duration18 Months
Grading TypePass/Fail
Assessment MethodOnline Quiz
CertificateOptional PDF Certificate, Cost £129
Entry RequirementsLevel 3 qualification or mature student aged 21 or over
Awarding OrganisationLondon Institute of Business Studies

Programme Structure

400-030Introduction to Information Systems20
400-070Principles of Marketing20
400-080Spreadsheet Applications20
400-220Communication Studies20
500-040Successful Writing20
500-160Personal Finance20
500-170Regional Geography20
500-241American Government and Politics20
500-270Social Problems20
500-290Public Relations20
600-120Work Ethics20
600-310Mass Communication20
600-340Global Strategy20
600-350Psychology Research Methods20
600-360Qualitative and Quantitative Methods20
Total Credits360


There is no cost to enrol or study. After completion, you may need to pay a certification fee if you want to receive a verified programme certificate and a transcript showing programme credits. Please make sure you have completed the required courses for your chosen programme before requesting your certificate.