MLitt in Museum Studies is will use the University’s own internationally important collections and museums to explore these issues and to give practical experience of working in a museum, working closely with professional as well as academic staff.
COURSES First Semester Compulsory The Museum Idea Optional Understanding People and Environment (extended) Research Skills in Anthropology Northern Worlds Theory and Method in Research Marketing Management Introduction to Art History for Business Art and Business Connoisseurship: Art in Scotland
Second Semester Compulsory Curating an Exhibition Optional Managing People at Work The Leadership Challenge Approaching Archives Northern Peoples and Cultures Advanced Archaeological Approaches Cultural Property Issues: Law, Art, and Museums Working with Local Communities: Methods and Theory in Museum Practice Curating and Exhibition Developing A Theory of Practise: Learning and Museums Art and Business
Third Semester Museum Studies Dissertation Museum Studies Project
University of Aberdeen has a high academic standard and quality within all of its programmes. It wishes to promote talent and encourage students from: China Malaysia Vietnam African Countriesto study a postgraduate qualification at University of Aberdeen
Value of Scholarship(s)
Scholarships are available in January and September You must have an unconditional offer for a masters taught programme You must be a full time international student You must be based at the Aberdeen City campus for your studies
Once you have received your firm offer from the Vice Principle you will receive a scholarship offer. Instructions will be sent to you about how to accept your scholarship.