London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Critical Arts Management

The course is part-time and designed to fit around professional working life; the degree is project-centred, giving students the chance to carry out a creative, practice-based or academic project in critical arts management; if accepted on to the course, students conduct a project over 2 years, under supervision, as well produce a dissertation in the 2nd year on a related theme.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree in the arts, humanities or social sciences, or equivalent professional experience; typical applicants are working full or part-time in the creative arts, communication and cultural industries.

Course modules

Modules include: Project proposal; project research and development; project production; project evaluation; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on project proposal of 2,500 words; a research report in the form of 1,500-2,500 words; a project evaluation in the form of a 2,500 word report; a dissertation of 12-15,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7815 6100