Research course

Heritage, Museums and Galleries

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Arts and Cultures
Qualifications
MLitt by research

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a subject relevant to the research proposal.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our flexible research programme focuses on our key research themes. These are: cultural politics and policy; identity, community and place; and representation and media. The course is ideal for professionals interested in enhancing their career through research. It will also suit those who want to progress to doctoral study.
The Heritage Museums and Galleries MLitt is a researched based programme with some taught elements. The taught research methods part of the programme provides structured learning. This is ideal if you're unfamiliar with academic research or have been away from academia for a long time.
The flexible nature of the assignments make this programme particularly suitable for sector professionals. It will suit those interested in advancing their career and knowledge through research. The assignments offer the opportunity for you to explore a variety of smaller topics or carry out in-depth research on a single topic.
The programme is in Media, Culture, Heritage, within the School of Arts and Cultures. We also have links with the International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies (ICCHS). This is a leading academic centre for research and teaching in museum, gallery, and heritage studies.

Department specialisms

Cultural politics and policy; identity, community and place; media and representation

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in writing and speaking).

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

MLitt by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Marianne Archbold, ICCHS PG Programme Secretary, International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies
Email
pgmch@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 7419