Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Arts and Project Management

This course examines new approaches to managing and promoting arts events that have emerged in the last decade. Students will explore how arts organisations, cultural spaces and visual and performing arts projects are managed in different social, political and economic environments. The course will strengthen knowledge and awareness of arts policies in different regional, national and international circumstances while equipping students with advanced organisational and marketing skills.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a good Honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent qualifications and experience.

Course modules

Strategic marketing for the arts; managing events and projects; research in practice; final presentation or dissertation. Option modules include: art in the public realm; art policy and cultural planning; art and new media; discourses in art and design; changing paradigms in the history of art and design; project planning; photography as research.

Assessment methods

The professional practice placement and the final project are intended to give the students practical experience in their chosen field of cultural activity and opportunities to network and deepen their understanding of how organisations, projects or events work; students complete essays, presentations and practical collaborative work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Art, Margaret Street Birmingham B3 3BX West Midlands

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