Oxford Brookes University
The course offers a special focus on social sculpture, agents of change and ecological citizenship, connective practices and cultural creative action. Alongside exploring strategies of engagement, and the relationship between imagination and transformation, it makes special reference to the proposals, projects and legacy of Joseph Beuys. The course also explores the broader field of expanded art practices, examining theoretical and philosophical frameworks; exploring the relationship of social sculpture to ecological sustainability; and developing practice-based methodologies and strategies as the basis for students own practice-based, interdisciplinary social sculpture and expanded art projects.
A good Honours degree, i.e. an upper 2nd or 1st, in any subject or an internationally recognised qualification equivalent to a good British Honours degree. Applicants without a first degree, but with extensive experience in the arts or other disciplines relevant to the programme may also be considered. If English is not the applicants first language then IELTS 6.0-7.0 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking will be required.
Modules include: Creative strategies; research and development; the theories and practices of social sculpture.
The assessment methods include: practical presentations of resolved artworks, written self-evaluations for each creative project, a written research portfolio, written assignments and reports and a final presentation of practical work as part of the MA Festival which includes exhibitions and events.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,310 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,870 per Whole course (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,710 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Headington Campus||Oxford||OX3 0BP||South East|
School of Arts