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Full time | Mile End | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Heritage Administration/Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course combines academic study, professional masterclasses and work experience, to give you access to leading thinkers and practitioners in the heritage sector. You’ll be taught by experts from Historic Royal Palaces, who are responsible for some of the most well-known and significant historical sites, including the Tower of London, Kensington Palace and Banqueting House.

  • Get hands-on experience within Historic Royal Palaces, a world-leading heritage organisation
  • Develop expertise in key areas such as acquisition, conservation and collection care and curatorial work
  • Take advantage of networking opportunities through close partnerships with industry experts and fellow students
  • Choose to study full time or part time alongside work commitments

Facilities

  • Access to significant historical sites, including the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Kensington Palace.
  • Opportunity to visit Kew Palace, the Banqueting House, and Hillsborough Castle
  • Brand new Graduate Centre, offering purpose-built study spaces and an exclusive rooftop common room
  • Queen Mary’s comprehensive libraries
  • Think Pod interactive collaboration space with presentation, recording and video conferencing facilities

Career paths

A combination of academic study with professional masterclasses and workplace experience will give you access to leading thinkers and practitioners in the heritage sector, preparing you for leadership roles or further research.

Modules

Research Design and Methods provides students with information about a range of research methods including Geographical Information Systems (GIS), creating online surveys, archival research, using film, interviewing and ethnography. In addition, students are provided with information about research design and the importance of ethical considerations. The module builds up to students producing their own research proposal that anticipates their dissertation research over the coming months.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Queen Mary alumni get a discount on their fees.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

Queen Mary alumni get a discount on their fees.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in any subject.