The Department of Information Studies at Aberystwyth University is pleased
to announce that it has been successful in gaining a number of awards for
our Professional Preparation Masters programmes in Archives and Records
Management as part of the AHRC Block Grant Partnership scheme. As a
result of the timing of the decision the University has extended the deadline
for applications to the relevant programmes until the 16th March 2009 for
September 2009 entry. If individuals are interested in applying for Masters
places by this new deadline, and being considered for these awards, you
should contact us immediately (email [log in to unmask]).
Please note that students who have already applied for places on our Masters
programmes for September 2009 entry will automatically be considered for this
award competition if they meet the necessary criteria.
In order to be considered under these new funding arrangements students
must possess, or hope to obtain, at least a high 2:1 in their initial degree, and
have at leaast 12 months relevant work experience. This competition is also
open to Distance Learning applicants who hope to start their studies in this
Department in September 2009, with the same academic qualifications and
experience and a relevant employment position that will continue for the
duration of the course. Please note that places on our September Distance
Learning intake are filling up quickly and those considering applications are
advised to apply at the earliest opportunity.
Jennie Hill (Admissions Tutor)
Department of Information Studies