Taught course

Heritage and Interpretation

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Museum Studies
Qualifications
MA/MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants require either a first class or second class degree (which can be in any subject area) or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills and aptitudes through the possession of a professional or vocational qualification and/or the accrual of relevant work experiences. Relevant experience can come from a wide spectrum of work or voluntary environments but clear evidence of this experience must be provided.

Months of entry

October, April

Course content

This degree will provide you with the skills and knowledge to shape, manage and interpret heritage sites and objects and become an effective, critical and creative heritage professional.

You will look in-depth at the processes of heritage making, the politics and uses of heritage across the world, and the concepts, theories and creative practice of heritage interpretation.

This course will develop your critical and creative thinking skills and encourage you to engage with the literature, case examples and with other students whilst reflecting on your own heritage and interpretation interests and experiences.

Qualification and course duration

MA/MSc

online
18-24 months
distance learning
18-24 months

PGDip

online
18-24 months
distance learning
18-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Distance Learning Team
Email
dlstudy@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 2903