University of Leicester
Heritage and Interpretation
The programme covers common issues in interpretive, representational and communication practices across the cultural, environmental and heritage sectors and beyond, in order to inform practices in those professions engaged in interpretation in museums, visitor centres, education, journalism and so on; the programme is suitable both for students who wish to acquire professional knowledge, skills and values, and for those individuals who wish ultimately to pursue further research.
A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent, from a recognised university, together with evidence of engagement with, or commitment to, the museum/gallery/heritage sector (or appropriate transferable skills). We consider candidates without an Honours degree who have significant relevant work experience; candidates may be required to complete a written assessment as part of their application. If the 1st language is not English, applicants must meet the University�s English language requirements.
Modules include: locating heritage; making heritage; supporting heritage; interpreting heritage; dissertation.
All modules are assessed. Students who achieve the required standard and who wish to work toward the Master's degree complete a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 8,385 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 14,000 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 8,385 per Whole course (EU fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 7,470 per Whole course (home fees)||18 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 12,455 per Whole course (overseas fees)||18 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||£ 7,470 per Whole course (EU fees)||18 months|
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