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Postgraduate Museum Studies and Museology

40 degrees at 21 universities in the UK.

Postgraduate Museum Studies and Museology

Museum studies and museology courses open doors to many areas; heritage, art, culture and the more traditional settings of museums.  Whether you would like a specific focus to your postgrad or a more general programme, there are plenty of courses to choose from. 

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip

Course descriptionThis course is grounded in museum practice and informed at every level by leading museum studies research. You will benefit from the range of exciting and innovative research that takes...Read more
(4.5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,560 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

  • MU7009 Practice- Core
  • MU7020 Specialisms- Core
  • MU7017 Engaging Audiences- Core
  • MU7008 Research Project- Core
  • MU7016 Objects and Collections: Care, Management and Curation- Core
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Museums Practice (Shrewsbury) MSc

Museums Practice (Shrewsbury) MSc

Museums are about discovering and investigating societies through the physical objects they have left behind: how people lived, but also how the causes and effects of social, political, cultural and economic...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,940 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

MA Public History

MA Public History

Overview The MA in Public History at Queen’s University Belfast offers an opportunity to study how historical knowledge is produced, mediated, represented and consumed in public spaces, in a region where...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,140 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Cultures MA

Museum Cultures MA

Our MA Museum Cultures combines study of the history and cultural significance of museums with opportunities for professional museum experience. If you are contemplating a career in the museum and gallery...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

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Public History and Heritage MA

Public History and Heritage MA

Course description Develop both intellectual and professional skills for leadership roles in the public history, heritage and cultural industries Study in a historic city and county, surrounded by...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Museum Education MSc

Museum Education MSc

This programme will provide you with opportunities to develop a critical awareness of the historical, social, political, ethical and philosophical context of educating in and through the museum. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree

Modules

Museum Studies MA, PGDip

Museum Studies MA, PGDip

Our Museum Studies MA, PGDip will develop the practical skills needed to operate a museum, whilst engaging you with theories on the societal role of museums. You gain a competitive edge by curating group...Read more
(4)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £3,900 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Education MA

Museum Education MA

Course overview Prestigious museum educators have worked alongside us to create this course. You will gain a professional and academic qualification aligned with the Competency Framework for the Group...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,250 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MA Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

MA Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies

Museums and heritage bodies have a major influence on cultures and societies across the globe. They respond to and shape current moral, political, social, ethical and religious debates. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,850 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,925 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Public History and Heritage (Extended), MA

Public History and Heritage (Extended), MA

COURSE OVERVIEW The MA in Public History and Heritage is ideal if you are directly aiming for a career in that field. We offer a flexible programme designed to offer academic training and relevant employability skills. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4,950 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, by distance learning

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, by distance learning

Course description This degree will provide you with the practical and theoretical experience needed to become a creative and effective museum and gallery professional or to further advance your career in the sector. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: £10,445 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Museum Cultures with Curating MA

Museum Cultures with Curating MA

Museums establish powerful narratives of progress and primitivism, knowledge and ignorance, inclusion and exclusion. Our MA Museum Cultures with Curating combines study of the history and cultural significance...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Studies MSc

Museum Studies MSc

This Masters offers you the opportunity to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills required to become a versatile museum professional. The programme draws on staff research and expertise in museums,...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree

Modules

Heritage, Gallery and Museum Studies PGCert

Heritage, Gallery and Museum Studies PGCert

This course provides a quality, career-enhancing education for museum professionals already working in the sector and for others who aspire to enter the field. You will add to your existing knowledge...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Part time degree: £2,600 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Public History and Heritage, MA

Public History and Heritage, MA

COURSE OVERVIEW The MA in Public History and Heritage is ideal if you are directly aiming for a career in that field. We offer a flexible programme designed to offer academic training and relevant employability skills. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £2,450 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,700 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, by distance learning

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, by distance learning

Course descriptionThis degree will provide you with the practical and theoretical experience needed to become a creative and effective museum and gallery professional or to further advance your career in the sector. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 8 months Distance without attendance degree: £4,455 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Cultures MRes

Museum Cultures MRes

The Masters by Research (MRes) in Museum Cultures offers you the opportunity to study this expanding and dynamic field at close proximity to the most world-distinguished museums and galleries. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,640 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Museum Education MSc (Online)

Museum Education MSc (Online)

Nurture your social, cultural, historical and philosophical understanding of museum education. Our Museum Education MSc is ideal if you already work in museums and galleries, education, cultural heritage...Read more
(4.3)
  • 36 months Online degree: £11,000 overall cost (UK/EU)

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Heritage, Museums and Galleries MLitt

Heritage, Museums and Galleries MLitt

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...Read more
(4)
  • 12 months Full time degree
  • 24 months Part time degree

Modules

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip

Museum Studies MA, MSc, PGDip

Course descriptionThis course is grounded in museum practice and informed at every level by leading museum studies research. You will benefit from the range of exciting and innovative research that takes...Read more
(4.5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,560 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

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