University of the Highlands and Islands
Highlands and Islands Culture
The course involves students studying folklore; customs; belief systems; music; song; and literary heritage.
2.1 Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject, such as history, archaeology, literature, or ethnology. International students whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 band (with a minimum score of 6 in all 4 components).
It is possible to study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the PgCert, PgDip or full Masters degree Modules include: PgCert: the Gaelic legacy; the highlands and islands story; Creideamh and freuteries: traditional custom and beliefs of the highlands and islands. PgDip: highlands and islands voices. Options include: the language and paleography of older scots; the Nar literary context; historical and cultural perspectives of the Nar; early Scottish and Norse literature; the Orkney and Shetland tongues; Orkney and Shetland literature; introduction to screenwriting; exploring creative writing.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Distance learning||£ 4,680 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Distance learning||£ 7,020 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MLitt||Distance learning||£ 5,850 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||1 years|
|MLitt||Distance learning||£ 5,850 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lews Castle College UHI||Stornoway||HS2 0XR||Scotland|
|Orkney College UHI||Orkney||KW15 1LX||Scotland|
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