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Heritage Management MA

Bath Spa University
Bath
English
Fall

Program description

Heritage Management MA

You’ll explore how heritage sites are managed, presented and explained. We’ll teach you to consider their value beyond something to see or a place to visit.

What challenges are heritage bodies currently facing? What choices do they make in dealing with them? How will pressures on public funding for heritage in the UK – and further afield – shape our experience of visiting and working in museums and heritage sites in the future? And how will our wider understanding of heritage change as a result?

Trying to answer such questions provides a framework for practical work in the sector, underpinned by hands-on, supportive teaching. We want you to become involved in a range of projects, working with our extensive range of partners, and to gain experience on the ground.

Admission requirements

Entry requirements for our postgraduate courses vary. We are generally looking for a good honours degree or equivalent.

Some courses also require an interview or the submission of a portfolio of work.

Please contact our admissions team for more information


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Program content

This course includes or offers the following modules. Please check the course handbook or definitive programme document for full details on which modules are core, required or optional.

  • Developing Heritage Thinking; Policy, Strategy, Structures
  • Heritage Management: Planning and Practice
  • Understanding Current Practice (research project)
  • Placement
  • Extended placement - project
  • Dissertation
  • International perspectives.

Tuition fees

UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £7,395

UK and EU students part time for year 1 is £3,700

UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £14,300

Career opportunities

Careers in the heritage sector include:

  • Collections management
  • Education and learning
  • Exhibition planning and implementation
  • Community engagement and outreach
  • Marketing and fundraising
  • Operational management
  • Events planning
  • Retail and visitor services.

The course includes a range of skills and opportunities aimed at those interested in the voluntary sector, social enterprises, fundraising, and a wide range of administrative and management roles.

Some of our graduates go on to complete postgraduate research, and we have a growing cohort of PhD students working in the field of heritage studies.

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Bath Spa University

Newton Park
BA2 9BN Bath
United Kingdom

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www.bathspa.ac.uk

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