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Student Enrolment

Recruitment to all of our degree programmes is currently closed. The application window will re-open in September 2014, for entry in August 2015. From September 2014, it will be possible to submit an online application via the 'Apply Now' link below.

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Mr Argyris Karapitsanis

Argyris Karapitsanis

Teaching Fellow for Museums, Heritage and Archaeology
a.karapitsanis@ucl.ac.uk
Tel: +974 4457 8656

Mr Argyris Karapitsanis is Teaching Fellow for Museums, Heritage and Archaeology at UCL Qatar. He delivers lectures for UCL Qatar’s Continuing Professional Development courses for museum professionals and coordinates the work placements of Master’s students. His own main research interests are in the theory and implementation of museum education practises mainly through drama in education and storytelling, museum marketing and cultural communication and cultural tourism.

Mr Karapitsanis holds a BSc in Tourism Management from the TEI of Thessaloniki, Greece, a BFA in Drama from the Faculty of Fine Arts of The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, an MSc in Planning, Management and Policy of Tourism from the University of the Aegean and an MSc in Cultural Organisations Management from the Hellenic Open University, where he specialised in the planning and management of cultural educational programmes. For more than nine years he has been working as an educator teaching drama in education, museum education practises and tourism disciplines in schools, museums, cultural associations and colleges in Greece, as well as working as a cultural consultant conducting audience development research in Greek cultural associations. Before joining UCL Qatar, he was the Head of the Educational Programmes Department at the Teloglion Foundation of Arts – Museum of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.