Composing & Compositional Techniques Within the Gaelic Tradition

What is special about this course?

What makes a melody Gaelic? A chance to study form and structure within Scottish Gaelic song and melody.
 

A course that looks at everything from the earliest known songs and melodies within our tradition to the work of Gaelic bards and composers still creating within the genre today.

How will I study my course?

  • Short course
  • Online

11:00 – 12:00 face-to-face
13:00 – 16:00 online

How long will my course last?

20 Hours

10 hours in class / 10
hours personal study

Where can I study my course?

    • UHI Outer Hebrides
    • UHI Outer Hebrides (Benbecula Campus)

    Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study.

Start date

Every Wednesday from 16th Nov –1st Feb

Fees

Please contact leadmissions@uhi.ac.uk for further information on fees and funding.

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Apply for Composing & Compositional Techniques Within the Gaelic Tradition

I want to start in 2022/23
I want to start in 2023/24

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Outer Hebrides. Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study. UHI Outer Hebrides operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.