Museum Education - MSc

University of Glasgow    College of Social Sciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
Education (11) History & Archaeology (19)

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Immerse yourself in the world of Museum Education with the MSc programme at the University of Glasgow. This unique opportunity offers a blend of experiential and online learning, allowing you to explore the historical, social, and ethical dimensions of educating through museums. Engage with renowned academic staff and gain access to world-class collections at the Hunterian Museum and other iconic Glasgow museums. The programme structure includes practical tutorials, fieldwork, and field trips to enrich your learning experience. Core courses cover topics such as access and inclusion, contemporary research theory, and curriculum development, culminating in a dissertation where you can delve deep into your chosen theme. With a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, you can enhance your career prospects as a teacher or enter the field of museum education. Take advantage of placements, field trips, and access to cultural treasures at Kelvin Hall for a truly enriching educational journey.

About the course

This programme will provide you with opportunities to develop a critical awareness of the historical, social, political, ethical and philosophical context of educating in and through the museum.

It draws on the vast experience of academic staff, renowned for world class, research-led teaching and will offer a unique link to the world leading collections available within the Hunterian Museum and other world famous Glasgow museums.

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Entry Requirements

2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification in any subject.

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