University of Birmingham
History of Art
This programme provides the student with the opportunity to pursue in-depth study of the history of art: comprising of a taught two-term 'special subject' module and a dissertation in the research area of their own choice. The studies will be supported by advanced teaching in the theories and methods of art history and visual studies, as well as dissertation research training. As one of the 'special subject' module choices, the student will also have the option to take a 'curating research', which will provide him/her with the opportunity to gain practical experience organising, curating and marketing an exhibition.
A good Honours degree or overseas equivalent; Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is available; those with non-standard qualifications should contact the University to discuss their application; English language proficiency suitable for this level of study.
Criticism and methods in the history of art and visual culture; research skills; curating research; architecture and public art in 16th century Venice; art, heritage and digital cultures.
Scholarships to cover fees and/or maintenance costs may be available. Students can apply for the Haywood Scholarship for the history of art.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,570 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 3,285 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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