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Archives and Records Management, MLitt / MSc

  • Application Deadline
  • 30 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (WUR) Online
Working or hope to work in the archives and records management sector? University of Dundee provides the Archives and Records Management programme which offers a professional qualification accepted in the UK and overseas.

About

How you will be taught in this Archives and Records Management from University of Dundee  

  • Delivered through My Dundee.
  • Learning materials are provided online with interactive links to resources.
  • Each course has a dedicated tutor to support students during their studies.
  • Students work in small groups and have frequent contact with each other and their tutors.
  • Tutors provide regular support and feedback through each semester.
  • The courses require at least 15 hours of study time per week.

How you will be assessed

  • The tasks you complete during the module normally form 30% of your final module mark.
  • One or two pieces of written work, completed at the end of the module, usually provide the remaining 70% of your mark.

Careers

The requirement to be working or volunteering prior to, and throughout the duration of, the course gives students a distinct advantage in terms of appropriate work experience. The course itself is a mixture of theory and practice, and enables direct application of learning within the workplace. The dissertation gives students the opportunity to specialise in a particular area of direct benefit to employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Archive Services, Access & Preservation
  • Principles and Practice of Records Management
  • The Theory and Context of Recordkeeping
  • Archive Management: Principles and Practice
  • Archive Services, Access & Preservation
  • Principles and Practice of Records Management
  • Archive Management: Principles and Practice

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 30 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description
      • 30-60 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Applications for Certificate programmes and modules via CPD are welcomed from all candidates although we may discuss experience and suitability upon application.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7620 GBP per year and a duration of 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7620 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7620 GBP per year and a duration of 30 months.
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