MSc World Heritage Conservation 36 months Postgraduate Program By University College Dublin |Top Universities
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Main Subject Area

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Program overview

Main Subject

Classics and Ancient History

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

The MSc in World Heritage Conservation is a part-time, online, distance learning course designed to equip you with current thinking and professional understanding of the UNESCO World Heritage Convention. The programme will provide you with the knowledge base, skills and confidence to address World Heritage issues and to advance your career in this field.
  • The only World Heritage Distance Learning course in Ireland and one of the first of its kind in the world
  • A multidisciplinary programme offering modules in natural and cultural heritage
  • Designed for professionals and motivated participants working in areas related to the nomination and conservation of World Heritage Sites
  • A part-time, online, distant learning course with an international focus on heritage conservation

Program overview

Main Subject

Classics and Ancient History

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

The MSc in World Heritage Conservation is a part-time, online, distance learning course designed to equip you with current thinking and professional understanding of the UNESCO World Heritage Convention. The programme will provide you with the knowledge base, skills and confidence to address World Heritage issues and to advance your career in this field.
  • The only World Heritage Distance Learning course in Ireland and one of the first of its kind in the world
  • A multidisciplinary programme offering modules in natural and cultural heritage
  • Designed for professionals and motivated participants working in areas related to the nomination and conservation of World Heritage Sites
  • A part-time, online, distant learning course with an international focus on heritage conservation

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

100+
The programme is designed to accommodate applicants with a variety of academic qualifications including Archaeology, Architecture, Geography, Biology, Arts, Agriculture, Engineering, Environmental Science and Economics. We welcome a diverse group of participants with a wide range of experience in different areas of cultural and natural heritage, to provide for a dynamic forum for discussion and interaction. Applicants are normally expected to have an honours university degree, or equivalent work experience.

If English is not your native language, proof of your proficiency in English will be required, unless you took your primary degree through English in an English speaking country. The minimum acceptable score on the TOEFL Internet Based Test is 100.
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