Culture, Heritage and History

UHI Argyll


Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


Combining the complementary subjects of culture and heritage with history, this joint degree covers a wide range of subjects from early history through to the modern day. You will explore culture, history, language, literature and much more within a national and international context, preparing you for life beyond university.

As you progress through the course, you will choose from a combination of modules, equally balanced between the two disciplines. You will have the opportunity to participate in an optional museum studies module, as well as possible volunteering positions across the Highlands.

Special features
Study culture, heritage and history in a global context; Choose from a range of interdisciplinary subjects to suit your own interests and career path; Gain and polish your research skills; Study full time or part time to suit your personal circumstances; Individual modules can be studied for personal and professional development.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC including 2 relevant subjects. HNC Social Science may give you entry to year 2.

Progression Routes

Postgraduate Study

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years


Social Sciences

SCQF Level