A 2:1 honours degree, or an international equivalent, in any subject.
We will also consider your application if you have:
- non-standard qualifications
- relevant professional experience in the museum, gallery and heritage sectors
If you have borderline or non-standard qualifications we may ask for more information. You may need to attend an interview either in person, via telephone or Skype.
Months of entry
The course covers key aspects of heritage tourism and visitor engagement, drawing on experiences from expert staff and visiting speakers and visits to local heritage sites. It encourages a hands-on approach and involves major input by heritage professionals from the region and beyond. Alongside freelance heritage consultants, these professionals work in organisations including:
- Historic England
- the National Trust
- the National Park Authority.
When you graduate from this course you will be equipped to pursue a career in the heritage sector, conduct further research or choose to continue your studies with the work-based Heritage Practice MPrac.
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).
See programme information in our online Prospectus for full information.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr Aron Mazel, Reader in Heritage Studies, School of Arts and Cultures
- +44 (0) 191 208 7845