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Postgraduate Certificate in Research Skills: Art and Design programme (CRS)

Postgraduate Certificate in Research Skills: Art and Design programme (CRS)

Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Art & Design Social Research

Course type


Course Summary

The Postgraduate Certificate in Research Skills: Art & Design programme (CRS) offers a detailed and comprehensive introduction to the range of methods, strategies and debates which can apply to art and design research. It is built around elements of research methods, research ethics, and research project design. The programme is ideal for artists and designers who want to begin to develop a research proposal based on their practice, but are unable to undertake the full MRes Art & Design also offered by the School.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


6 months

Start date



ART7002 Research Skills (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have achieved a first class or second class upper division first degree (1st or 2.1 degree classification) in an appropriate subject, and/or equivalent professional standing or experience in a Fine Art discipline (based upon assessed Accredited Prior Learning or assessed Accredited Prior Experiential Learning), or a discipline associated with their programme of study.

University information

Cardiff Metropolitan University is one of Cardiff’s oldest educational institutions, having gone through several name changes during its history. It has two campuses (Cyncoed and Llandaff) which are just outside the city centre, and provides a range of different courses. Approximately 35% of its students are studying a postgraduate qualification, and 30% of their overall attendees are mature students. ...more