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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Art Curation

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

In this course you will be aided in developing self-initiated curatorial projects, which will see you innovating and exploring ways to cultivate new audiences. You will be aided in developing self-initiated curatorial projects, which will see you innovating and exploring ways to cultivate new audiences. Reflecting the latest thinking across curatorial studies, this practical and relevant postgraduate course acknowledges the emergence of the artist-curator, as well as more traditional routes to curatorial practice. Exploring the idea of “exhibition” in its broadest sense across the field of contemporary art, you’ll engage with gallery-based exhibitions and projects in non-traditional venues, site-specific interventions and public art projects.

Graduates work in a broad range of careers including: Curator; Exhibition Organisation; Gallery Management; Arts Direction; Museology; Programme Management; Arts Administration; Teaching/Lecturing; Research/PhD Study.

Different course options

Full time | Norwich University of the Arts | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

The Masters Project is an opportunity for you to engage in a sustained period of self- directed study. You will complete a Masters Project Proposal Form at the start of the unit which should identify: current practice and research in the relevant field of study, an analysis of intended research methodology, an outline of ideas and/or creative intentions, the proposed format and method of communication for the work. Guidance will be provided on how to draft the Proposal Form and tutors will support you to formulate a programme of work that is appropriately challenging and reflects the expectations of this unit which is the culmination of your Masters study. Tutorials, seminars and critiques will provide opportunities to critically reflect on progress through discussion with tutors and your peers. Continuing to develop skills in proactivity and resourcefulness that were encouraged in the SelfNegotiated Unit, the Masters? Project helps you to extend your understanding and engagement with the creative industries associated with your practice. You will be expected to nurture links with businesses, institutions and individuals whose work relates to your own and to negotiate sponsorship and collaborations as appropriate to your project and discipline.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should normally have achieved a BA (Hons) / BSc Degree of 2:1 or above (or its equivalent), in a subject related to your proposed course of study. Students who hold a Degree from another discipline may also be considered for entry, subject to the submission of a satisfactory portfolio of art, design or media-related work in support of their application.

University information

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is one of the great British art schools: a specialist arts, design and media university that draws on more than 170 years of history but with a focus on the future. Postgraduate students come to NUA from diverse backgrounds and with a range of hopes for their future. But they share a passion for creativity. They share a pioneering spirit and determination to explore their creative practice. PG study at...more