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Material Culture and Gàidhealtachd History MSc

Online University of the Highlands and Islands Arts, humanities and business

Part time September PgDip, PgCert, MSc Part-time (structured): 3 years @ 12-16 hours per week; Part-time (unstructured): 6 years @ 10 hours per week

About the course

This ground-breaking, internationally acclaimed masters programme offers you a unique opportunity to investigate Gaelic culture – entirely through the language of the Gaels themselves.

The course gives you the chance to study in-depth the extraordinary transformations affecting the Gaelic world during recent centuries up to the present day, drawing upon the wealth of material culture, literature, tradition, and language of the people of the Highlands.

You may already be knowledgeable on the tradition, material culture and history of different Highland districts. By placing them in a wider regional context through your studies, with a specific focus on material culture – the many objects made and used in the Highlands – you will attain a deeper understanding of the world of the Gaels,

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Entry Requirements

2:2 honours degree or above in a relevant subject

Applicants without these qualifications but with relevant professional experience will be considered on an individual basis

A good standard of fluency in Gaelic is necessary

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