Archives & Records Management

University College Dublin


Course Name Archives & Records Management
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z020 Z100
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration Z020: 1 year full-time
Z100: 2 years part-time
Course Fee MA Archives & Records Management (Z020) Full Time
EU: fee per year - €9385
nonEU: fee per year - €19900

MA Archives & Records Management (Z100) Part Time
EU: fee per year - €5730
nonEU: fee per year - €9950

***Fees are subject to change.

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must possess the following minimum qualifications:
Ireland and the UK: 2nd class honours, grade I in the primary degree. In exceptional circumstances candidates with a high 2nd class honours, grade II degree will be considered.

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Expand+Professional Accreditation
• Accredited by the Archives and Records Association (UK and Ireland) and currently the only fully accredited course of its kind in Ireland.

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• Grad Dip Library & Information Studies ...

Course Content

Expand+MA Archives & Records Management
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MA Archives & Records Management programme in the School of History trains students to select, curate and ensure access to the historic and future memory contained in re...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MA consists of a number of taught modules, each of which is worth 5 or 10 credits, and a dissertation worth 30 credits. Core modules provide students with the fundamental knowledge, competencies and skills relevant to a career in archives and rec...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Since programmes for the education of records professionals were first established in UCD in the 1970s, successful graduates have found work in a range of archives, libraries and corporations in Ireland and globally. The MA programme is also the first step for those seeking to pursue an academic career in archives and records management education.
Further Enquiries Contact Name:
Elizabeth Mullins
Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 7544
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