Taught course

Archive Administration (Distance-learning)

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Information Studies
Qualifications
MAPGDip

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree. Mature candidates with relevant experience are welcome to apply.

Distance learning programmeAlso available as a full-time course with optional part-time attendance.

Months of entry

September, April

Course content

Professional training, preparing graduates for openings in record and archive work. Broadly based education in archive administration, modern records management and study of records; supplemented by training in specific skills, including palaeography and diplomatics; computer applications; staff and office management. Formal instruction, discussion, practical coursework, study tours, office visits.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MA

distance learning
36 months

PGDip

distance learning
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations26
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation34 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Julie Mathias
Email
dis-dept@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622188
Fax
+44 (0)1970 622190