Taught course

MA in Heritage Education

Bishop Grosseteste University · Bishop Grosseteste University

Entry requirements

You will have, or be predicted to obtain, normally an undergraduate honours degree in a Humanities or Social Sciences subject (or equivalent).

The course is delivered flexibly through campus-based and distance learning.

Months of entry


Course content

This course gives you the opportunity to review and take part in creative projects, focussed case studies, and applied research. You will consider heritage education and learning in its various forms and in a wide range of local, national and international contexts. Your studies will encourage you to work on various sites and alongside specialists.

The course is delivered flexibly through campus-based and online teaching and learning. It is designed for those already employed in the sector as well as those seeking to enter it. Studies are supported by a dedicated team of specialist tutors, and a well-developed and resourced virtual learning environment. Students benefit from other facilities and resources, such as the involvement of the University in managing the highly regarded Sandford Award for Heritage Education.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team
01522 583658