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 exhibitions or organising and delivering complex education and learning events within high-profile public venues. The Museum Studies course covers a broad range of issues encountered in museum work. We will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to move into or enhance a career in museums.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in any subject. We will also consider applicants on an individual basis with non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience in the museum, gallery and heritage sectors. Where applicants have borderline or non-standard qualifications we may contact you to request additional information, and/or, in some instances, to request you attend an interview (these may be in person, via telephone or Skype). Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and speaking) or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,670 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 1,835 per Academic year (home fees)||18 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Andrew Newman, Senior Lecturer, School of Arts and Cultures
0191 208 7419