Taught course

Business and Heritage Management

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Humanities
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University, in archaeology, anthropology, history or a cognate discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The heritage industry is a growing contributor to the global economy. This degree offers a tailor-made curriculum drawing upon both business and archaeology. You will be introduced to the economic and legal principles of global heritage management; museum and site presentation; and how heritage shapes identities and works within climates of development. Your business skills will be developed in finance, marketing, project and risk management. Graduates from this programme will be suited to work in a wide range of roles in the heritage, tourism and construction sectors.

Compulsory modules: Principles of Risk Management; Maritime Museums and Heritage; Cultural Heritage within Environmental Impact Assessment; Project Management Processes; Presenting the Past; Corporate Finance.

Typical optional modules: Marketing in the Digital Age; Strategic Management; Digital Imaging Technologies for Archaeologists; 3D Recording and Interpretation.

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Humanities
Email
pgafh@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 23 8059 6809