The Gaelic and Traditional Music programme at The University of the Highlands and Islands has a strong practical element where students learn from leading musicians and are given frequent opportunities to perform and record, both at the college and further afield.
You will be based in the heart of the Gàidhealtachd at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI and have the option of studying abroad for a semester in Canada or Ireland in the honours (4th) year.
- Study and practice traditional music in the heart of a Gaelic community on the beautiful Isle of Skye
- Improve Gaelic language skills
- Develop a range of practical skills for solo and group performances, learning from leading practitioners
- Deepen your understanding of music within the wider contexts of history and cultural studies with leading specialists
- Make important professional contacts through a variety of learning opportunities
- Learn 'hands-on' in an outstanding dedicated recording studio
- Music performance 4 (1:1 lessons, group singing and ensemble classes)
- Themed production
- Teaching music
- Composing and arranging portfolio
- Recording and producing
- 48 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 3 Scottish Highers at grade BBC or above, preferably including Gaelic (learners) or Gàidhlig (fluent speakers) at grade B or above OR
- 2 A levels at grade BC or above
- You will be required to attend an interview to assess your Gaelic language skills and an audition to determine your level of musical ability
- Please contact Admissions at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI for specific information regarding the musical audition requirements for this programme.
International2360 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2360 GBP per year during 48 months.
National1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
- Eu: £1,820
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