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Gaelic and Education

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Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

The BA Hons Gaelic and Education is a four-year, Gaelic medium undergraduate teacher education programme.

The programme is designed for either secondary teaching (Gaelic as a subject) or Gaelic-medium primary teaching and includes 18 weeks of school experience: nine weeks in year three of the programme; and nine weeks in year four.

Successful completion of this award will give you a direct route to Gaelic and Gaelic-medium teacher education, a field where there is an identified shortage of skilled professionals.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC or above including English plus Maths at National 5. Entry subject to interview.

You would require a satisfactory PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check to show you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details.

Progression Routes

Careers in Gaelic related disciplines e.g. teaching, broadcasting, development agencies, local authorities, the arts and music.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

UCAS Code

XQ10

Course Length

6 years

Department

Gaelic and Related Studies

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other