Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Arts Administration and Cultural Policy

This programme offers the chance to engage with the key issues in the formulation of arts and cultural policy and the administration of the arts, in particular those relating to the performing arts. This MA from the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship will enable you to develop an awareness of and a critical approach to the discipline, by studying arts policy and practice in Europe, audience development, fundraising, arts education, cultural tourism, regeneration through arts, arts diversity and social inclusion, copyright and the role of the arts in relations and diplomacy as well as national and cultural identity.

Entry requirements

You should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in a subject concerned with arts and culture or another relevant/related subject. You might also be considered for some programmes if you aren't a graduate or your degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that you have the ability to work at postgraduate level.

Course modules

There are modules in: Cultural Policy and Practice, Management and Professional Practice 1: Work placement, Management and Professional Practice 2: Business Planning for Arts and an option module in a complimentary area. Practitioners from many companies, venues and national organisations teach on the programme, providing a direct link with the profession. Through individual research and placement with an arts company or management organisation you will develop essential practical skills to enhance your potential and your employability as an arts administrator.

Assessment methods

Individual research; plus placement with an arts company; report; essays; dissertation.

Sponsorship information

AHRC

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,270 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,270 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,270 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,770 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,270 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,635 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

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