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Humanities - Cultural Heritage and Sustainability

Uppsala University

24 months
Duration
11432 EUR/year
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About

The Master Programme in the Humanities - Cultural Heritage and Sustainability taught at Uppsala University will provide you with the competence needed to pursue an international career in the strategic management of cultural heritage.

Overview

The Master Programme in the Humanities - Cultural Heritage and Sustainability taught at Uppsala University will help you answer questions on how we can preserve, use and develop cultural heritage in a sustainable way, and how cultural heritage can be used as a driver for regional development.

The aim of the programme in Cultural Heritage and Sustainability, within the Master's Programme in the Humanities, is to provide an advanced understanding of how cultural heritage and sustainable development are linked. 

Career

The specialisation in Cultural Heritage and Sustainability is an international and interdisciplinary programme that will provide you with the necessary skills and competences to work with strategic issues related to how cultural heritage can be preserved, used, and developed.Your ability to understand complex societal phenomena, in which the balance between development and preservation is key, will prepare you for a career in strategic management of cultural heritage in both private companies and public organisations.The programme, with its focus on academic discourse and writing skills, will also give you a solid foundation for pursuing an academic career within conservation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development
  • Theories, Methodologies and Academic Writing in the Field of Cultural Heritage and Sustainability
  • Cultural Heritage as a Driver for Regional Development
  • Climate for Culture
  • Cultural Heritage in Peace and Conflict 
  • Heritage Politics and Identity

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. The main field of study must be within the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences. Also required is 60 credits in conservation or a similar field of study.
  • All applicants need to verify English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").
  • Students are selected based on: a total appraisal of quantity and quality of previous university studies, and a statement of purpose outlining their proficiency in conservation(1-2 pages).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11432 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22864 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

NON-EU/EEA:

  • Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 60,000
  • Tuition fee, total: SEK 240,000

Funding

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