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University of Dundee

Archives and Records Management

This course explores the area in detail, covering archive services, access and preservation; principles and practice of records management.

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 1st or 2nd Class and at least 60 hours relevant archival experience in a recognised archive; applicants must be employed or otherwise active (e.g. in a voluntary capacity) in an archive or records management environment; alternative qualifications are also considered on a case-by-case basis.

Course modules

Modules include: The theory and context of recordkeeping; archive management (principles and practice); archive services, access and preservation; principles and practice of records management.

Assessment methods

Essays/reports; contribution to module (through online tasks and discussion board debate); dissertation of 18,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Distance learning September 2016 - 24 months
MLitt Distance learning January 2017 - 24 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (England) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 2,970 per Whole course (International) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (England) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 GBP 2,970 per Whole course (International) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Scotland) 24 months
PgCert Distance learning January 2017 GBP 1,830 per Whole course (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 - 12 months
PgDip Distance learning January 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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