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We have a wide range of full and part time degrees and post graduate courses starting in January 2021.

If this is your first time studying at university level, or you've been away from study for some time, we have a range of exciting undergraduate courses to choose from, many of which are directly linked to industry and business, giving you the best chance of a great career.

We also offer post graduate course for those wishing to specialise further including Healthcare Management, Pedagogy and Teaching qualifications.

If you have any question on how you can start your studies then simply email us on leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk

If you need any information on funding, childcare or support then you can find out more about our Student Support Services here - https://www.lews.uhi.ac.uk/students/student-services/

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Digital Pedagogy (MEd)

This MEd Digital Pedagogy course is designed to support the professional development of individuals working in education and training at either tertiary or higher education level, specifically in the contemporary digital environment. The intention is to strengthen and enhance participants' understanding of digital educational issues, whilst raising their professional profiles.

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Archaeological Studies (MLitt)

The MLitt Archaeological Studies will enable you to engage critically with current themes and debates in archaeological practice, theory and method.

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Childhood Practice BA (Hons)

This fully-online honours degree offers practitioners in a wide range of childhood practice settings the opportunity to gain the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) recognised qualification to be a lead practitioner.

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Leading & Managing Care CPD Award

If you are a manager in a care setting this Continuing Professional Development (CPD) award can help you in your career development. It is designed to meet the registration requirements set by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) for managers.

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Health & Social Studies BA (Hons)

This BA (Hons) Health and Social Studies course focuses on topical health issues including sociology, psychology, public health, rural health issues, health care ethics and the integration of health and social care.

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Health and Wellbeing (MA)

The MA Health and Wellbeing is designed to meet the career development needs of health and social care professionals in the UK.

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Healthcare Quality Improvement (PgCert)

Are you interested in influencing or effecting changes that will lead to better outcomes for patients or users of health and social care services? Do you wish to encourage quality improvement across your organisation? If you would like to be a future quality improvement leader then this PgCert Healthcare Quality Improvement will be of interest to you.

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Music and the Environment (MA)

The MA Music and the Environment provides a foundation for musicians to develop new paths for creative, entrepreneurial and environmentally responsible endeavours. In addition, the course equips musicians to work within their own community, establishing effective and successful contributions to their local economy.

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Sustainable Rural Development (MSc)

If you want to progress into a managerial role in rural development, this postgraduate course in Sustainable Rural Development is for you. You will study social, environmental, economic and professional development, and community engagement issues in the context of managing rural development

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Research Methods (PgCert)

Do you want to develop your expertise in a range of both qualitative and quantitative research and apply this to real-world issues?  If so, then the PgCert in Research Methods could be the course for you.

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Tertiary & Higher Education (MEd)

This MEd Tertiary and Higher Education is designed to support the professional development of individuals working in education and training at either tertiary or higher education level. The intention is to strengthen and enhance participants' understanding of educational issues while raising their professional profiles.

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Sustainable Development (BSc Hons)

The world is facing the prospect of a climate emergency, as decision-makers grapple with the need to understand and respond to increasing pressures on our environment and society.

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