Art Museum and Gallery Practice
The Art Museum and Gallery Practice MPrac is designed to provide you with a clear understanding of the frequently complex theoretical and practical issues that face those involved in art museums and galleries. You will study one of our related MA courses before you learn how to apply the theoretical frameworks in a work-based context. After completing your MA you will supervised and mentored through a 36-week work placement. Your placement can either be in the UK or abroad, depending upon availability.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or an international equivalent, in fine art, craft, design or art history. It is not necessary for you to have a full degree in an art-related subject, but you should have studied modules in art history, art theory and/or fine art, craft and design. Applicants are also considered on an individual basis with non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience in the museum, gallery and heritage sectors. Where applicants have borderline or non-standard qualifications we may contact you to request additional information, and/or, in some instances, to request you attend an interview (these may be in person, via telephone or Skype). Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and speaking), or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MGPrac||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MGPrac||Full-time||£ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MGPrac||Part-time||£ 2,445 per Academic year (home fees)||48 months|
|MGPrac||Part-time||£ 5,635 per Academic year (overseas fees)||48 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
Professor Chris Whitehead, School of Arts and Cultures
0191 208 7419