University for the Creative Arts

University for the Creative Arts

Curatorial Practice

This course has been developed in partnership with Turner Contemporary. It offers you the opportunity for thinking and engaging with art and issues of cultural regeneration through curatorial activity. With a shared focus on experimental practice and vocational engagement, our course is open to curators, artists, historians, designers, architects and graduates in the humanities. It has been designed to foster new and innovative approaches to curation at an advanced level. This course is supported by seminars, tutorials, professional practice workshops, live projects, study visits and critique.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in a chosen subject or a related discipline, and/or relevant work experience, demonstrating the ability to study at postgraduate level. Applicants will be required to attend an applicant day and bring a portfolio for assessment.

Course modules

Stage 1: Context and method; exploratory practice. Stage 2: Project development. Stage 3: Final project.

Assessment methods

A range of assessment methods is used, including reviews of project work, exhibition development, presentations and written/folio submissions. Peer and self-assessment are also used at appropriate points to enable self-critical perspectives in thinking about your work and practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT1 3AN South East

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