After completing the degree programme, you will be able to take on an archival management position. They have competences in archive management and in project management in the archival specialist tasks, in particular preservation, digital long-term archiving, marketing and public relations, and reflect archival sciences findings in relation to their own professional practice. They are able to systematically and goal-orientedly record and manage archival tasks under changing professional and social requirements.
In cooperation with your fellow students, you will develop versatile interdisciplinary, professional and social skills. You can expect a constant comparison between theory and professional practice.
The master's programme in archival science is a scientific higher education programme in the sense of the TVÖD or TV-L and qualifies you for the higher archival service in public archives as a salaried employee. The provisions of the career regulations of the Federal Government and the Länder apply to civil servants.
If you have a subject-related education and work in an archive, the distance education in archives as a certificate course with the possibility of being classified in the bachelor's programme could be interesting for you.