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UCAS CODE: Q501

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Edinburgh - capital city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and seat of the Scottish Parliament - is the ideal place to study Scotland. You will explore what we can learn from its past and its present, and how we can help shape its future. Based within the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, you'll engage with a wide range of disciplines across the University of Edinburgh that share a common interest in the study of Scotland. You might draw on courses from Celtic, history, politics, sociology and archaeology, and combine these with a focus on:* ethnology* heritage* the creative arts * cultural expressionYou'll apply arts, humanities and social sciences approaches in your learning. You will discover how literature, music and visual arts have helped to shape Scottish identity.You will also consider the complex relationship between culture and politics, as you draw parallels with other countries and take advantage of the University's excellent links with Scotland's key political, cultural and historical institutions. You'll benefit from a close community of:* learners* teachers who are immersed in Scottish culture beyond the classroom* excellent resources, including the internationally-acclaimed School of Scottish Studies Archives

Application deadline

15 January

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A level : ABB

Required subjects: A Levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 10 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 199
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85.0 85%

    1st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    8th

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