Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Digital Curation

The CILIP accredited MSc Digital Curation course is designed to equip students with relevant knowledge and skills, including knowledge organisation and project management. The course has been developed in close consultation with leading Digital Curation practitioners. Students benefit from guest presentations and opportunities to engage with relevant organisations to develop professional practices.

Entry requirements

All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Course modules

Stage 1: knowledge organisation; concepts and theories of digital curation; project management for digital curation; digital curation technologies. Stage 2: research methods; user participation and engagement; digital curation governance; system development for digital curation. Stage 3: Choose one of the following: dissertation; digital curation masters project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Mixed mode £ 8,160 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 1 years
MSc Mixed mode £ 8,160 per Whole course (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Mixed mode £ 8,160 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Mixed mode £ 8,160 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance Learning

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