University of Leicester
The course covers the historical study of cities and conservation practice with an understanding of architecture, material culture and materials science to provides a multi-disciplinary grounding in an area of growing significance for planning, tourism and urban policy; students study research design, analytical skills and undertake and complete a dissertation on an original topic; the course covers social, economic, and cultural history, planning specialisms, geography, art history; applicants study the city and the practice of planning and conservation.
A 2.1 Honours degree in history or a cognate subject; applicants without a degree considered on an individual basis; portfolio.
Core: Dissertation; 4 optional modules: the city in history; new approaches to landscapes, buildings and objects; the science of material conservation; conservation, heritage and planning; project management; urban sustainability.
The course contains inputs from professional practitioners and employers, and students engage in field work as well as class-based study, and independent learning including use of Blackboard (eg chat room, resources). Assessment includes essays, oral presentations and a formal research-based dissertation. Practice-based assessments is also conducted on activities such as project management so that students can feel confident about their practical know-how as well as critical skills.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 252 5381