Archive Administration (Distance-learning)
The minimum basic entry requirement for a Masters degree is normally a good Honours Degree or equivalent.
You must: have at least three months practical experience of working with archives prior to beginning the course; be employed in an archive service, or be working with archives within an organisation which has substantial archival holdings; be employed on a permanent contract (full-time, or possibly part-time), or a short-term contract that can reasonably be supposed to last for the duration of the course (a minimum of 2 years) OR be prepared to undertake voluntary work in an archive repository for the duration of the course; have pre-defined Information and Communication Technology skills and access to a computer linked to the Internet.
English Language Requirements: If you have a Bachelor's degree from a UK University, you do not need to take an English proficiency test. Non-native English speakers who do not meet this requirement must take a University-recognised test of academic English language proficiency.
Core (110 Credits) The following modules are core and must be taken.
Semester 1: Records And Information Governance DSM0820; Research in the Profession DSM1810; Archive Management: Management of Archive Services DSM3420; Archive Collection Development and Description DSM3520; Archives and Manuscripts: Content and Use DSM3730; Manuscript Skills: post Medieval Palaeography & Diplomatic DSM3810
Options to make up 120 credits you must take a further 10 credits of option modules approved by the Department Core (60 Credits). This module is core and must be taken. Dissertation
Semester 3: Dissertation DSM1460
The programme is assessed on the basis of coursework in part One and the dissertation in Part Two. A variety of assignments in Part One, including reports, essays, presentations and case studies enable you to relate theoretical knowledge to your own workplace.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (EU)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (England)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (International)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (Scotland)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2016||GBP 7,290 per Whole course (Wales)||2 years|
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