UCL Institute of Education, University of London

UCL Institute of Education, University of London

Museums and Galleries in Education

The course: combines academic study with professional educational practice; looks at influential theories in museum and gallery education; uses museum and gallery collections as a basis for curriculum development; interprets heritage sites: for example, gardens, industrial sites and historic buildings; increases students' understanding of cultural influences on collections; articulates a rigorous argument for learning through culture; understands the impact of technology on culture.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (minimum 2.1 Honours) in a subject related to the arts, humanities or science and professional or voluntary experience in museums, galleries or heritage.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework assignments (including essays, apps, art practice and websites), and a 14,000-word dissertation with a portfolio equivalent to 6,000 words for full-time students and a 10,000-word report for part-time students.

Sponsorship information

Employer or other sponsoring body.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,740 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,785 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 7,392 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Institute of Education, University of London Camden WC1H 0AL South East

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