|Location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A 2:1 honours degree in an appropriate subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
The MA combines hands-on training in project management and digital technologies with the study of cultural heritage and public engagement – their value, their impact on societies and what forms they may take in the future.
You get to design and undertake your own projects, which may draw on your existing specialist subjects or explore new areas.
You will select pathway modules, which are core for the course, and combine these with modules taught by staff from across the Faculty in their areas of expertise – history, music, literature and so on.
Experts from the Humanities Research Institute (HRI) and staff with practical experience in public engagement and cultural heritage will open your mind to the full potential of digital technology and theoretical and practical elements of public humanities.
Core modules are designed to simulate real-life projects and you’ll hone your project management skills on work placement with an appropriate organisation in Sheffield.
We ask you to do some independent study and keep a journal reflecting on your work. You’ll be assessed on your coursework and a dissertation.
You’ll choose one or two core pathway modules from:
Other core modules are:
Introduction to Public Humanities
One appropriate linked project module
You’ll do some independent study and keep a journal reflecting on your work.