University of York

University of York

Heritage, History and Fabric of the Parish Church

The course enables those involved in the design and implementation of conservation techniques or those wishing to enhance their understanding of local sites of importance to develop new areas of expertise.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have, or be expected to obtain, a good Honours degree or its equivalent in an appropriate subject at an undergraduate level. Doctoral candidates are also expected to have completed or be pursuing a Master's course. Applications are welcome from both home and international students who wish to pursue postgraduate study in History.

Course modules

This core module is taught across 2 terms sources and issues (sources I and sources II). Optional modules: church and churchyard; parish and community; worship and ritual in context; use care and change in church buildings.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Distance learning - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Graduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 322961