Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Arts, Festival and Cultural Management

This course increases understanding and develops students' knowledge of contemporary issues affecting the development of arts and cultural management and their relevance to daily practice.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or significant work experience in cultural organisations and festivals; where the applicant's degree has not been studied in English, they require IELTS equivalent score of 6.0 with no component less than 5.5.

Course modules

Modules include: critical issues in cultural management and policy; managing cultural projects and festivals; introduction to accountancy and finance; marketing cultural organisations and festivals; strategic management, fundraising and development in the arts; people management, governance and law; social research methods; experiential learning.

Assessment methods

Written assignments, case study presentations, practical performance.

Sponsorship information

A small number of students may be part funded via the Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
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
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,250 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 1,250 per Credit (International) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Wales) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (EU) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (England) 4 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (England) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 1,250 per Credit (International) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Scotland) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (Wales) 8 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 475 per Credit (EU) 8 months

Campus details

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

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0131 474 0000