Programme: Postgraduate Diploma Heritage and Museum Studies

Code Faculty
01223532 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 120

Programme information

Obtaining a Postgraduate Diploma in Heritage and Museum Studies is strongly recom­mended in order to apply for any position as professional museologist.

Admission requirements

A first degree as approved by the programme manager, obtained with an average of at least 55%.


Other programme-specific information

Museum visits: In the second semester, students will bring visits to a wide variety of museums during which they will receive specialised information from the curators. A report regarding each museum must be submitted.

Minimum credits: 120

Fundamental modules

Core modules

The information published here is subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information. The General Regulations (G Regulations) apply to all faculties of the University of Pretoria. It is expected of students to familiarise themselves well with these regulations as well as with the information contained in the General Rules section. Ignorance concerning these regulations and rules will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression.

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