Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Art and Design (Design Futures)

The MA Art and Design is designed as a gateway to research or advanced experimental practice. It has an option for students to focus on research (by taking the initial formal PG Cert Research Skills module [RS]) or by taking an alternative creative practice route both leading towards future MPhil/PhD study. Students taking the MA Art and Design will align with specific research and experimental practice pathways, led by academic staff with established practice careers and/or advanced scholarship and research. The MA Art and Design curriculum is designed so that students: Explore and develop concepts, skills or philosophies Develop creative skills Have a trajectory towards progression to MPhil/PhD.

Course modules

ART7001: Question Or ART7002: RS ART7003: Idea ART7004: Output. ART7005: Research and Ideas Seminars Support will be available through weekly small group seminars (normally no more than 16 students per group), exploring the theme of lectures and allowing students to clarify their understanding. These sessions may also be workshops where practical demonstrations, involving student participation, are run. This may include, for example, communal writing or small group discourse analysis. Weekly tutorials will also be available.

Assessment methods

ART7001: Question (60 Credits) One portfolio of work, made up of either: Written work, including a PDP; or Written and visual work, including a PDP. Or ART7002: RS (Research Skills) (60 Credits) One portfolio of work, made up of either: Written work, including a PDP; or Written and visual work, including a PDP. ART7003: Idea (60 Credits) Written Submission or Portfolio Review ART7004: Output. (60 Credits) Practice and text. ART7005: Research and Ideas Seminars (0 Credits) assessed via PDP in the other modules. Support will be available through weekly small group seminars (normally no more than 16 students per group), exploring the theme of lectures and allowing students to clarify their understanding. These sessions may also be workshops where practical demonstrations, involving student participation, are run. This may include, for example, communal writing or small group discourse analysis. Weekly tutorials will also be available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus CF5 2YB Wales

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