The programme provides theoretical and practical skills. It gives a comprehensive intellectual framework with which to interpret, synthesise and critically evaluate objects and collections. Students study conservation theory and practice via project management and conservation of objects. The course includes a dissertation and a summer 8-week placement working in conservation.
A Bachelors degree (2.1 or equivalent) in archaeology, history, ancient history, conservation, science and chemistry, or other related or relevant discipline. A level in chemistry or strong science profile at GCSE or equivalent. applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 (paper-based test) or 250 (computer based test).
Assessment is through coursework and dissertation.
Limited number of bursaries; part-time students may spread their bursaries over 2 years; AHRC; research councils.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,560 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
029 208 75629