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Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (part-time)

Ulster University

36 months
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14910 GBP/year
6270 GBP/year
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Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (part-time) from Ulster University produces the heritage managers and museum curators of the future.

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Overview

Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies (part-time) from Ulster University has been preparing new professionals for the heritage and museum sectors in Northern Ireland, Ireland and GB.

Together we explore the sector knowledge and skills required to work in the heritage, museum and arts fields.

Careers

The areas graduates have gone on to include:

  • Museums, Archive and Galleriesin a curatorial role or working on exhibitions, documentation, education, and outreach.
  • Specialist museum-related training e.g. in conservation of museum objects;
  • Heritage sector such as working with built heritage, heritage landscapes and community projects; and,
  • Doctoral Research: we have a thriving PhD research community, many of whom are graduates of the MA.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring Heritage
  • Cultures of Curatorship
  • Exhibitions: Practice and Evaluation
  • Research Methods in Heritage and Museum Studies
  • Strategic Planning for Heritage and Museum Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 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 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6270 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6270 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • The fees indicated are for full-time study.
  • The price of your overall programme will be determined by the number of modules in the relevant academic year.

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

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