UCL Qatar

Student Enrolment

Student Enrolment

Our admissions is now open for the 2017 academic year!  The deadline to submit an application is the 1 June 2017 for enrolment on the 10 September 2017.  For enquiries about UCL Qatar degree programmes, please contact admissions.qatar@ucl.ac.uk

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Short Courses

UCL Qatar offers short courses aimed at professionals working in the field of cultural heritage, who are looking to expand their knowledge, learn about new developments in their field, or understand other disciplines in their chosen field. Lecturers for the courses come from a wide range of international institutions around the world, including UCL.

Below is a list of Short Courses scheduled to be delivered by UCL Qatar during the period September - December 2016. Please continue to check the website regularly for updates as new programmes become available.

To request an application form for any of the courses below, or for further information, please contact the Short Courses Team.

To register, please complete the Short Courses Registration Form - PDF

Introduction to Museums

Introduction to Museums

9 - 13 October 2016

This 5 days course will introduce participants to the evolution, role and principals of museums.

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Interpretation in Museum Displays

Interpretation in Museum Displays

9 - 13 October 2016

This 5 day course is about how museum interpreters can communicate the significance of the museum and its collection in ways that are relevant to diverse contemporary visitors.

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Digital Aspects of Museum Marketing

Digital Aspects of Museum Marketing

17 - 19 October 2016

This 3 day course is an introduction to the role of digital marketing in museums and galleries.

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Cultural Organisation Management

23 - 27 October 2016

This 5 day cultural organisation management short course will introduce participants to the ways in which management and leadership is implemented into the arts and cultural sector.

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Research Methods

Research Methods

30 October - 2 November 2016

This course is targeted to school librarians working in K-12 schools who are committed to building an evidence-based practice agenda in their schools, with a focus on understanding impacts and outcomes of the school library program.

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Tourism and Cultural Marketing

Tourism and Cultural Marketing

6 - 10 November 2016

This 5 day tourism and cultural marketing short course aims to introduce participants to the importance and role of marketing to the tourism sector, as well as the arts and culture sector.

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Let's Try It On The Public

Lessons and Best Practice in Prototyping Museum Exhibits - across subjects, age groups and cultures

20 - 24 November 2016

Join experienced practitioners from London and Riyadh to find out more about prototyping museum exhibits in this practical and revealing 5 day course.

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Introduction to Tourism Practices and Management

Introduction to Tourism Practices and Management

20 - 24 November 2016

This 5 day short course will introduce participants to the diverse and always developing tourism industry.

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Museum Objects for Learning and Health

Museum Objects for Learning and Health: an Introduction to object based learning and wellbeing

27 - 29 November 2016

This 3 day course will focus on how museum educators, curators and others working in the cultural sector may use the collections they work with to create opportunities for hands-on object engagements.

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Makerspaces

Makerspaces: Cultivating the Imagination and Learning

28 - 30 November 2016

This 3 day course is an introduction to makerspaces and how making can ignite the imagination and foster learning, with special emphasis on makerspaces in schools. 

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Outdoor Museum Experiences

How to Develop Unique and Inspiring Outdoor Museum Experiences for Play and Learning

5 - 8 December 2016

This 4 day course will focus on the unique design possibilities latent in any historical as well as contemporary outdoor spaces in the city.

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Learning Startegies and Education Planning in Museum Spaces

Learning Strategies and Education Planning in Museum Spaces

4 - 8 December 2016

This 5 day course will discuss the most important key theories of learning and education in museum spaces and will emphasise the connection of these theories while planning the education strategy for museum exhibitions.

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Exhibition Project Management

11 - 15 December 2016

This 5 day course seeks to provide students with a broad understanding of the project management principles, concepts, tools and techniques applied across the exhibition project cycle.

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Multispectral Imaging

Multispectral Imaging as an Investigating Method for Objects

11 - 14 December 2016

This 5 day course will focus on the multispectral imaging using visible-induced luminescence digital photography, a novel technology developed by Dr Giovanni Verri. 

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Museum Architecture and Cultural Space

Museum Architecture and Cultural Space

11 - 15 December 2016

This 5 day course focuses on how museum architecture in the last decades has risen to be a key element of enhancing the image of a city, while simultaneously generating economic growth and projecting the city on the global map.

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