University of Winchester

University of Winchester

Cultural Heritage and Resource Management

This course offers a perspective which, although grounded in UK heritage practice, is also situated within a wider global context and offers industry placements and project work abroad.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or 2nd class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study.

Course modules

Indicative modules: introduction to heritage management; global issues in heritage management; research methods; managing cultural heritage; placement (200 hours in total). Plus 1 optional module to be selected from all period/depth study or methodological modules available in the history, religious studies and archaeology programmes and a dissertation of 20,000 words.

Assessment methods

Traditional forms of written academic essay underpin most of the assessment, but there is an emphasis on producing industry standard documentation (such as formal reports) and display material in a variety of media suitable for a range of different audiences. In addition, there is the use of oral and poster presentations which help the student gain confidence in presenting to a range of audiences.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King Alfred Campus Winchester SO22 4NR South East

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