Future Focus SCQF Level 4/5

What is special about this course?

The focus of this 1 year full time course is to give you the opportunity to sample a range of subject areas that we offer and thereby give you further options to progress into a specific area/course that the you find an interest in.


Entry requirements

Should be working towards 3 National 4's including English and Maths.

Referred through Secondary School, SDS or other agencies.

You will choose 3 of the subjects below, and study these for 3 hours each per week:
• Beauty Therapy
• Business and Administration
• Computing and Digital Media
• Construction
• Education and Childcare
• Engineering
• Horticulture
• Hospitality
• Sport
Each week you will also study the following (incorporating Core Skills):
• Training and Development (2 hours)
• SQA Employability (SCQF Level 3/4) (2 hours)
• SQA Health & Wellbeing (SCQF Level 3) (1 hour)
• SQA Personal Development (SCQF Level 4/5) (2 hours)
• Social Sciences (2 hours)
• Science (1 hour)
• Course Support (1 hour)
Additional routes may become available subject to demand.

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time

How long will my course last?

January start - 5 months (for January start choose "I want to start in 2019/20" when completing online application).

August start - 1 academic year (for August start choose "I want to start in 2020/21" when completing online application).

Where can I study my course?

    • Moray College UHI

Start date

January or August


The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.

What can I do on completion of my course?

Successful completion of the course can lead to entry to an SCQF Level 5 course from one of the subject areas at Moray College UHI, a Modern Apprenticeship or possible future employment opportunities. Entry level to relevant industries and sectors.

Is there more information available online?

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Apply for Future Focus SCQF Level 4/5

I want to start in 2020/21

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