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Archives and Records Management

Aberystwyth University

12 months
Duration
15500 GBP/year
7650 GBP/year
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About

By studying this Archives and Records Management MA degree from Aberystwyth University, you will learn professional principles and techniques and acquire the core skills which will enable you to play a part in the preservation, management and exploitation of invaluable informational and historical resources.

Overview

Why study Archive and Records Management at Aberystwyth University?

  • hands-on project working with professional archivists
  • in-depth study of palaeography using documents in different hands
  • medieval and post-medieval palaeography pathways
  • training in industry standard cataloguing and preservation software
  • intensive dissertation workshop to support research topic identification and develop research skills
  • professional conferences, visits and lectures
  • 3-4 day study tour in London.

Employment

This Archives and Records Management MA degree from Aberystwyth University will also equip you with a wide range of general work skills such as research, analysis, writing, presentation and management, ensuring your employability is improved across all areas. Upon graduation, you will have proven your abilities in structuring and communicating ideas efficiently, writing for and speaking to a range of audiences, evaluating and organizing information, working effectively with others and working within time frames and to specific deadlines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation
  • Access, outreach and advocacy
  • Archives and Records – Practical Project
  • Collections Care
  • Recordkeeping Process and Practice
  • Recordkeeping Theories and Contexts
  • Media Archives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A lower second class honours degree (2:2)
  • Copies of University transcripts (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
  • Copies of Degree certificates (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
  • Personal statement within 1-2 A4 pages

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Aberystwyth

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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