British Sign Language: Intermediate 2 SCQF Level 5

What is special about this course?

If you already use or have a British Sign Language qualification, this award will help you to further develop your skills of communicating effectively in British Sign Language across a wider range of personal/social and vocational/transactional contexts. 

This SCQF Level 5 award will concentrate on the integration of productive and receptive skills in a way that reflects their use in real life with emphasis placed on the development of skills which enable you to organise and express ideas in a more coherent way. 

Special features: 

  • Practical based course
  • You will receive a group award certification
  • Opportunity to progress onto a higher level BSL course
  • Blended learning approach

Entry requirements

Completion of British Sign Language: Intermediate 1 (SCQF Level 4).

Key topics of this programme include:

  • Personal identity 
  • Employment 
  • Current affairs 
  • Social environment 
  • Physical environment 

Candidates undertaking this programme will already be able to use British Sign Language for simple everyday communication.

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time
  • Evening

This is a practical based course with face-to-face classes on campus supplemented with our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

How long will my course last?

18 Weeks

1 evening per week from 6.00pm – 8.30pm

Course cost: £172

Where can I study my course?

    • UHI Moray

Start date

Dates to be confirmed


If you are studying part time and are on low income or in receipt of certain benefits your course fees may be covered by a fee waiver.

If you are not Ordinarily Resident in Scotland, you may need to pay course fees.

Please refer to our Fees and Funding section for more information.


Our Student Finance Advisers can advise you on all aspects of student funding. The support available depends upon your personal circumstances.

Please refer to our Fees and Funding section for more information.

What can I do on completion of my course?

On successful completion of this course you may:

  • Progress onto the British Sign Language (SCQF Level 6) programme.

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