UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Museums and Galleries in Education

This course combines academic study with professional educational practice in museums, galleries and heritage sites, looking at influential contemporary and historic theories in museum and gallery education. This programme also enables international collaborations to take place across the academic and professional field of museum studies.

Entry requirements

You will normally be required to have a 2nd Class Honours degree in an arts, humanities or science-related subject from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, together with professional or voluntary experience in museums, galleries or heritage sites.

Course modules

Core modules: Issues in museum studies; responsive museums: inclusion and outreach in practice. Options: alternative models for art education; constructing and interpreting heritage culture; contemporary art and artists in education; material and virtual cultures: transforming the museum and gallery experience.

Assessment methods

Assessment is undertaken by UCL Institute of Education (IOE) staff and visiting lecturers in a variety of forms including lectures, seminars, workshops, visual presentations with a substantial part of the programme involving off-site teaching in museums, galleries and heritage sites. Assessment includes 5,000-word assignments and electronic media.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 15,525 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Variable - 4 years

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