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As part of the November 2020 Online Open Week, we will be highlighting our different subject areas every day.

Monday 23 November content

Monday 23 November

Monday 23 November

Subject Area

Event 

Time

Info

Hairdressing

A video Premiere on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page - Tune into our Facebook page for chat and info from current and former Hairdressing students.

10am

We can answer you question live or you can submit them beforehand to leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk

Art & Design 

A video Premiere on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page - Join our Art & Design team for a tour of their wonderful studio at Taigh Chearsabagh in Uist. 

11am

Join us on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Gaelic

Live music and Gaelic song writing session with Willie Campbell.

4pm

Join us live on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Education 

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.

5pm

Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Childcare

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.

6pm Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Health, Wellbeing & Care 

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff. 7pm  Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Please fill in our Event Booking form if you are interested in any of these events.

Tuesday 24 November content

Tuesday 24 November

Tuesday 24 November

Subject Area

Event  

Time

Info

Archaeology

A video Premiere on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page followed by the a chance to join Archaeologist Emily Gall to discuss careers in archaeology and our upcoming courses at LCC UHI.

10am

Book you place on the form below

Sustainable Rural Development

Join Michael Smith and Eilidh Macphail for a live discussion at Q&A on our Sustainable Rural Development courses. 

2pm

 Join us live on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Engineering and Construction courses
UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.  5pm  Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page  
Science and Environment courses 

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff. 

6pm  Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page  
Writing a Personal Statement  

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff. 

7pm   Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page  

 

 

Please fill in our Event Booking form if you are interested in any of these events.

Wednesday 25 November content

Wednesday 25 November

Wednesday 25 November

Wednesday

Subject Area

Event

Time

Info

Gaelic

Join our Gaelic team for live discussion and ask about how you can take your first steps in learning Gaelic or entering Gaelic education. Whether you just want to learn the language or are thinking about an entry level course, we have options for you.

10am 

Join us live on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Music

Live music and discussion with our music staff and students in Benbecula.

11am

Join us live on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Art & Design

Join lecturers Anne Mackenzie and Rosie Blake to learn about our NC Art and Design & The BA (hons) Fine Art courses in Uist.

1pm

Book you place on the form below

Gaelic

Do you want to develop a good understanding of Gaelic issues and acquire skills relevant for employment in a wide range of sectors? Then join our lecturers chat with live Q&A.

3pm

Book you place on the form below

Fashion

Fashion Lecturer, Netty Sopata, will join us live to answer your questions about our courses and your future career in fashion.

4pm

Book you place on the form below

Creative Industries

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.

5pm

Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Humanities and Social Sciences

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.

6pm 

Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Gaelic

UHI live Q&A Event giving you the opportunity to ask questions about our courses to a member of our academic staff.

7pm 

Join us live on the UHI Facebook Page 

Please fill in our Event Booking form if you are interested in any of these events.

Thursday 26 November content

Thursday 26 November

Thursday 26 November

Thursday

 

Subject Area

Event

Time

Info

Engineering

Join LCC UHI Lecturer and former NASA employee Dr Chris Macleod for a discussion on engineering, followed by a live Q&A session.

 

11am

Book your place on the form below.  

Catering  

A live cookery demonstration with James MacKenzie, formerly of Digby Chicks, ahead of the launch of the new National Progression Award course in Professional Cookery in January.

 

1pm

Join us live on the Lews Castle College UHI Facebook Page

Personal and Vocational Skills

Gain experience and to develop the skills to progress to further education, training, volunteering or employment.

2pm

Book your place on the form below.

Health & Wellbeing 

Join Dr Rachel Erskine, Community Staff Nurse Laura Wilson & A&E Senior Charge Nurse Susan Macaulay to discuss our MA in Health & Wellbeing and careers and career development in healthcare.

3pm

Tune into our Facebook page for the premiere of this session and have your questions answered live.

 Please fill in our Event Booking form if you are interested in any of these events.

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Book a One-to-One Appointment

Book a One-to-One Appointment

Book a one-to-one appintment with one of our lecturers to help find the course that is right for you. 

You can also speak with our Student Service Team to find out about financing your studies and support available to you.

Simply email leenquries@uhi.ac.uk for more information or fill in the appointment form