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.
3 Highers at BBC or above including 2 relevant subjects. HNC Social Science may give you entry to year 2.
You can progress from the BA (Hons) Scottish Cultural Studies and History to the following UHI postgraduate courses:
MLitt History of the Highlands and Islands; MLitt Highlands and Islands Culture; MLitt Highlands and Islands Literature; MLitt History and Archaeology of the Highlands and Islands; MLitt Island Studies;
MLitt Orkney and Shetland Studies; MLitt Viking Studies; MLitt History; MLitt British Studies
Arts, Humanities and Social Science