Culture, Heritage with Gaelic Studies

UHI North, West and Hebrides


Auchtertyre Campus, Broadford Campus, Fort William Campus, Gairloch Campus, Kilchoan Campus, Kinlochleven Campus, Mallaig Campus, Portree Campus, Strontian Campus, Ullapool Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


This degree gives you the opportunity to enhance our BA Hons Culture and Heritage, which has the cultural identity and communities of the Highlands and Islands at its heart, with study of the Gaelic language.

Throughout the course, you will immerse yourself in the varied and fascinating culture and heritage of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and gain an understanding of its place in a global context. The degree explores key cultural, literary, language, historical, musical, and philosophical issues at a national and regional level. Your research skills will be refined throughout the course enhancing your career prospects as well as equipping you to progress to postgraduate study.

Entry Requirements

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

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years


Humanities and Social Sciences

SCQF Level