Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Culture and Creative Enterprise

The course emphasises the importance of change and unpredictability for the growth of the creative and cultural sector and locates that in broader social, economic and political processes. The programme: explains the contribution of the cultural and creative sectors to innovation, enterprise and employment; develops practical skills for the development of ideas into cultural and creative projects, enterprises and businesses; investigates the challenges and issues affecting the cultural and creative sector at an individual, national and global level; critically examines the political, economic and social dimensions of the cultural and creative sectors; and provides an opportunity for students to collaborate with each other and with academic staff, and to connect with cultural and creative professionals from across the public and private sectors.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree or equivalent. Students whose 1st language is not English are required to take an IELTS test receiving an overall score of 6.5 and no individual component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: working in the creative industries; creative enterprise; the cultural economy; critical issues in cultural management and policy; introduction to finance and accounting; strategic management, fundraising and development in the arts; social research methods; a dissertation or project.

Assessment methods

Dissertation or project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Edinburgh EH21 6UU Scotland

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