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Gaelic and Communication

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

This course for proficient Gaelic speakers allows you to study Gaelic to an expert level in a fully Gaelic-speaking environment. This intestive course prepars students for university-level Gaelic-medium education and for progression to the second year of UHI's Gaelic-medium BA and BA(hons) degrees.

Students will study Gaelic literature, Gaelic development, creative writing (short story and song), and public speaking, as well as gaining a thorough understanding of the Gaelic language.

At the end of this course, students will be able to speak, read and write Gaelic with complete confidence, allowing them to fully take part in all aspects of Gaelic life in Scotland.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC, preferably including Gaelic at B. You will be required to attend an interview to determine your level of Gaelic ability.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

Relevant degree programme

Start Date

September

Qualification

CertHE

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

QP59

Course Length

1 year

Department

Gaelic and Related Studies

SCQF Level

7

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing