Liverpool John Moores University
Cities, Culture and Creativity
LJMU's MA in Cities, Culture and Creativity provides a broad intellectual and academic understanding of urban development and cultural distinctiveness. - Study in Liverpool, one of the leading arts and cultural centres outside of London (European Capital of Culture in 2008, UNESCO World Heritage Site) - Develop a broad-based understanding of how key institutions, social groupings, and different representations of cities mediate urban development and cultural distinctiveness - Follow a curriculum that plays a key role in developing your approaches to studying and knowledge application in the fields of creativity and culture in urban environments - Enjoy excellent pastoral and academic support for placement opportunities - The course has established itself a strong track record and reputation of moving its MA graduates on to PhD research This exciting new cross-disciplinary MA enables you to study contemporary UK and international cities from socio-economic, cultural, theoretical and practical perspectives.
MA: You will need: a minimum 2:1 in a related subject plus a reference Additional information: IELTS English language requirement: 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson requirements: 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) RPL is accepted on this programme You will not be interviewed If you have any specific queries, please contact email@example.com Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (firstname.lastname@example.org) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international
Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Understanding Cities: Theory, Culture and Social Change (30 credits) Research Methods: Cities, Culture, Creativity (30 credits) Creative Communities (30 credits) Re-Imagining Cities: Using Cultural Policy and Place Marketing (30 credits) Dissertation (60 credits)
To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. You will be assessed via: presentations, essays, a practical portfolio, research-based exercises, critical reviews, research plans, student defined assessments and the dissertation. Self-led investigation is also required and you will be expected to generate assignment titles, case studies and examples for critical evaluation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||13,950 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||5,100 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||5,100 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||5,100 per Year 1 (EU)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||28 per Credit (Wales)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||28 per Credit (England)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||28 per Credit (EU)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||28 per Credit (Northern Ireland)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||28 per Credit (Scotland)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Liverpool John Moores University||L2 2QP||North West|
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