Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Education

Master of Arts in Museum Education
(M.A.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ACA5036 Introduction to Educational Thought 5 ECTS
ACA5037 Museums as Learning Resources 5 ECTS
BLH4005 Research Methods for Cultural Heritage 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ACA5038 Interpreting Historical Sources 5 ECTS
ACA5039 Learning with Adults 5 ECTS
ACA5040 Curriculum Development and Museums 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ACA5041 Museum Education as Cultural Politics Representation Access and Difference 5 ECTS
BLH5202 Heritage Interpretation 5 ECTS
BLH5204 Contested Heritage: Conflict, Mediation, Culture and Community 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ACA5042 Education and Community Museums 5 ECTS
ACA5043 Practicum 10 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ACA5044 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of Master of Arts in Museum Education - M.A. - under the auspices of the Faculty of Education.

 
Last Updated: 30 September 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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