University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies

This course is intended for those with an existing interest and some experience in genealogy, have been developed by academics and genealogy professionals to provide a thorough grounding in the theory and practice of genealogical research, family history, records, archives and heraldry.

Entry requirements

PgCert: Normally a degree or similar but those with non-standard educational or professional qualifications or with significant related experience may apply; there may be a requirement to demonstrate prior expertise or learning; equally, those with pre-existing expertise may be exempt from certain assessment requirements; PgDip: entry is by successful completion of the postgraduate certificate.

Course modules

Certificate: genealogy and heraldry; family and social history; records and archives, law and language; methodologies and practice; diploma: takes these subjects further and addresses overseas records in more detail.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on written assignments.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc On-line study October 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (International) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (International) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 8 months
PgCert On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (England) 8 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgDip On-line study October 2016 GBP 3,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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