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Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

Ulster University

12 months
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14910 GBP/year
6270 GBP/year
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Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies degree offered at Ulster University will help you learn from key academics and practitioners in the museum and heritage sectors.

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Overview

Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies degree offered at Ulster University is delivered through the School of Arts and Humanities and is taught on the Belfast campus.

It has many links with the museum and heritage profession in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland and students have the advantage of meeting with practitioners through lectures and visits. Graduates have been successful in securing positions in the museum and heritage sectors in the UK, Ireland and internationally - we frequently invite past students as guest speakers, sharing their knowledge and expertise of career development.

Careers

  • Museums, Archive and Galleries, entry level posts such as collections management and curatorship, learning and public engagement;
  • Specialist museum-related training e.g. in conservation of museum objects
  • museum based internships
  • The heritage sector (such as National Trust) and the arts
  • PhD research
  • Graduates also pursue other interests such as travelling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring Heritage
  • Cultures of Curatorship
  • Exhibitions: Practice and Evaluation
  • Strategic Management
  • Research Methods for the Heritage and Museum Sectors

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome people with an honours degree in an area relevant to museum and heritage practice, such as: Arts and Humanities e.g. Archaeology and Anthropology, History, Fine and Applied Arts; Environmental Sciences e.g. Geography (including human geography and historic geography); Social Sciences e.g. Sociology, Policy Studies; Business & Marketing e.g. Tourism Studies, Management Studies.
  • If you do not have an honours degree, but have relevant experience or learning, we will consider your application.
  • English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14910 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6270 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6270 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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