Study patterns: Public History and Heritage MA (online)

On this page, you will find the study patterns for our MA Public History and Heritage (online) programme.

These study patterns highlight the modules that you will need to select and study for the upcoming academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, are based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible. Please do contact us if you have any concerns on +44 (0)1332 594000 (option 4) or UDOLenrolment@derby.ac.uk.

For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week. For our students completing the programme at the accelerated rate of study, we recommend that you study 40 hours per week.

Public History and Heritage, MA (online) - standard (3 years) with autumn (September) start

Study PatternAutumnSpringSummer
Year 1 The Politics of History: Using
the Past in the Present
(7HY504)
20 credits
Heritage Management Funding
and Marketing
(7HY506)
20 credits
Curation and Conservation 
in the Digital Age
(7HY507)
20 credits 
Year 2 Audiences and Audience Development
(7HY509)
20 credits 
Current Debates in Global Heritage
(7HY508)
20 credits 
Public History Consultancy
(7HY510)
40 credits
Year 3 Public History Consultancy
(7HY510)
40 credits continued 
Independent Study
(Public History and Heritage)
(7HY998)
40 credits 
Independent Study 
(Public History and Heritage)
(7HY998)
40 credits continued 

Public History and Heritage, MA (online) - accelerated (2 years) with autumn (September) start

Study PatternAutumnSpringSummer
Year 1 The Politics of History: Using
the Past in the Present
(7HY504)
20 credits 

Audiences and Audience Development
(7HY509)
20 credits 
Heritage Management Funding
and Marketing
(7HY506)
20 credits

 Current Debates in Global Heritage
(7HY508)
20 credits 
Curation and Conservation 
in the Digital Age
(7HY507)
20 credits

 Public History Consultancy
(7HY510)
40 credits
Year 2 Public History Consultancy
(7HY510)
40 credits continued

Independent Study 
(Public History and Heritage)
(7HY998)
40 credits
Independent Study 
(Public History and Heritage)
(7HY998)
40 credits continued