University of Ulster (MA Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies) (Training)

Category: Training
Address: York Street, Belfast BT15 1ED
Telephone: +44-28-71375431
Email: em.crooke@ulster.ac.uk
Website: http://prospectus.ulster.ac.uk/course/?id=10145
Description: This well-established programme has many links with the museum and heritage profession throughout Ireland and you will have the advantage of meeting with established practitioners through lectures and visits. The programme comprises an evaluation of key issues in the contemporary heritage and museum sectors, together with the study of exhibition practice and a comprehensive analysis of the ways in which heritage finds expression in the cultural landscape. Key areas of investigation include the structure of the heritage sector in Ireland, north and south; analysis of the social, economic and cultural contexts of heritage; and the creation, care and management of museums and heritage sites.