University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Business and Heritage Management

The heritage industry is a growing contributor to the global economy. This degree offers a tailor-made curriculum drawing upon both business and archaeology. You will be introduced to the economic and legal principles of global heritage management; museum and site presentation; and how heritage shapes identities and works within climates of development. Your business skills will be developed in finance, marketing, project and risk management. Graduates from this programme will be suited to work in a wide range of roles in the heritage, tourism and construction sectors.

Entry requirements

1st or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in archaeology, anthropology, history or related subject.

Course modules

Principles of risk management; project management; marketing in the digital age; presenting the past; maritime museums and heritage management; cultural heritage within environmental impact assessment; introduction to finance.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

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