Máster en Turismo, Patrimonio y Desarrollo (Campus de Dumfries) - MLitt
Este Máster profundiza sus conocimientos en los sectores del turismo, el patrimonio y el desarrollo. Examinará estas tres áreas de forma tanto individual como colectiva y se explorarán a fondo las relaciones entre las mismas.
- The MLitt in Tourism, Heritage & Development is international in scope. We use examples from Europe, the Americas and Asia, while also drawing on Scotland as a major example.
- The programme is unique in the UK for offering tourism, heritage and development topics together, drawing upon a multidisciplinary team to do this. You will also benefit from the combined industry experience of our guest lecturers.
- We will help you arrange a summer work placement with a variety of tourism and heritage related companies or attractions.
- MLitt: 12 months full-time; 24 months part-time
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, fieldwork and project work. Some of the courses will also include study trips.
You will complete two core courses, two optional courses and a dissertation or project (which can include a work placement) on a subject of your choice.
Subject areas you will study include
- international development including globalisation, dependency and sustainability
- regional and destination development strategies
- the tourist as a subject in terms of motivation, background, behaviour and impact
- the cultural context of tourism in terms of the variety of experiences sought by tourists and the varying reactions from host communities
- built heritage such as archaeological remains, castles, monuments and vernacular architecture
- arts heritage such as literature, painting and music, as well as language and customs
- natural heritage, especially in relation to ecotourism
- heritage management: museums and other attractions.
- Tourism and regional development
- Heritage, interpretation and development.
Optional courses (subject to change depending on availability)
- Heritage management in context: theory and practice
- Tourism: social science approaches
- Tourism, sustainability and climate change 2.
You will be required to complete a dissertation or project, which can include a work placement.
As a graduate you will have the skills and attributes for a wide variety of careers. There are a number of interesting roles within tourism and heritage bodies; you could also work as a consultant or advisor to councils, businesses and planning bodies.
Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified.
If your first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.
Scholarships for International students
- Azerbaijan fee discount for MLitt Tourism, Heritage & Development (£1000)
- University of Glasgow alumni discount (10%)
- Additional postgraduate taught scholarships (International)
Kazakhstan Scholarship: £2000 fee discount
The University of Glasgow will apply a £2000 discount to the international fees for this one year full-time postgraduate taught masters programme for entry in September 2012. The discount will be applied at registration. No additional application is required. This scholarship is available to students from Kazakhstan only and cannot be combined with other scholarships offered by the University of Glasgow.