University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Cultural Heritage Management

This innovative course, taught jointly between the Management School and the Department of Archaeology, is the first of its kind in the UK. This course combines the strengths of both departments, whilst actively forging close links with the heritage sector within our region, nationally and overseas. These links with industry form an integral feature of your studies, providing you with the opportunity to apply the principles you learn to real world situations.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 in any subject plus English language GCSE grade C or above. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules

Heritage, History and Identity; Heritage, Place and Community; Research Design: Planning, Execution and Presentation; Introduction to the Creative and Cultural Industries; Cultural Marketing; Managing Museums and Cultural Heritage Sites; Dissertation.

Indicative optional modules

Landscapes in Archaeology: methods and perspectives; Accounting and Financial Management; Fundraising Management: sponsorship, philanthropy and the state; Critical Theories and Concepts in the Cultural and Creative Industries; Managing Creative Brands.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes essays, presentations and completion of a research led dissertation.

Sponsorship information

If you accept a place on one of our courses, you may be eligible to apply for AHRC and University of Sheffield studentships. If you're considering applying for funding, we recommend you contact us as soon as possible.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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