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Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Drawing (Art) Art

Course type


Course Summary

This programme enables you to examine, interrogate and reflect upon the nature and role of drawing as practice. This course critically engaged and supportive studio environment in which you can develop and extend your use of drawing, encouraging you to take risks with your own practice, and to experiment with and critically reflect upon drawing practice, using current research. The programme involves an interrogation of the potential of drawing to communicate, explain and propose ideas. Students will explore a range of strategies, materials and technologies, helping you define a personal methodology for drawing. The programme enables you to seek opportunities to extend your practice, both nationally and internationally, as well as stimulating connections, debates and new approaches to drawing across a range of disciplines.

Different course options

Full time | Plymouth College of Art | 1 year | OCT

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Critical Thinking - Core
Conceptual Frameworks - Core
Advanced Training in Specialist Disciplines - Core
Project Design - Core
Research Methods - Core
Research Ethics - Core
Professional Codes - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a BA with 2.1; equivalent professional experience or portfolio; exceptional project proposal.