Student placements

As part of the Postgraduate Campus Based taught Programmes, all students are required to complete an eight week placement in a museum, gallery or related institution. By working closely with our network partners we hope to develop projects which give valuable experience to students as well as enable museums to derive tangible practical benefits.

We are always keen to broaden our network of placement providers.  If your museum, gallery or cultural institution has not previously offered a placement but would like to do so we’d like to hear from you.  Please contact Sarah Allard at sa563@le.ac.uk for more information.

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Reconnect 2017

 

Sunny Conference

Connect Members are invited to join us on the 29th June for an Accessible Design Workshop at the School (delivered in partnership with the National Trust) followed by drinks and refreshments at the Jodi Awards, Attenborough Arts

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Scholarships Available

Following the success of last year's scheme, we once again have two Open Scholarships and four 'Diversity Scholarships' available for applicants wishing to commence their studies in Autumn 2017. Each scholarship is worth £3,000, which will be awarded as a fee discount. The deadline for applications is 30th June 2017.

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