University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Environment, Heritage and Policy

This course has been developed to provide interdisciplinary training at an advanced level for existing practitioners in the heritage sector or those seeking a career in that sector.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in all bands.

Course modules

Principles and methods (enhp30); research skills; the human planet: roots to the anthropocene; sustainability, resilience and collapse; heritage, identity and place; the highlands and the roots of green consciousness; protected spaces�: heritage law and designation; pr and marketing of heritage ; interpretation and interpretation media; special skills; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 11,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

Key information

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