University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Arts (Health)

The PG Cert covers: All the legal; research design; ethical; managerial; facilitation; academic; and theoretical knowledge and skills requisite of professional arts health praxis, students design their own research project and funding bid; write (and publish) a journal article, comparatively evaluating their own arts health praxis with established approaches to health; and manage and facilitate their own arts health project; the PG Dip covers all the former, the theoretical and philosophical underpinnings and the specialist practical skills for effective arts health praxis; as well as professional placement as a reflective practitioner, students create, document, and evaluate their own professional arts health project; complete a professional practice placement; and produce a reflective portfolio based upon experiential learning; the MA covers all the former; synthesis of the entire curriculum into a full scale publishable professional arts health project or thesis under expert 1-to-1 supervision.

Entry requirements

A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree; international applicants should be able to demonstrate IELTS of at least 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Research design; arts health analysis; arts project management; (PGDip and MA only) arts health praxis; community enhancement; (MA only): dissertation/integrated project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: Research funding bid and ethics forms, journal article, project and project management documentation; PG Dip and MA: Project with evaluation, practice placement and reflective portfolio; MA: Integrated project/dissertation.

Sponsorship information

All graduates of University of Central Lancashire are entitled to a 20% fee reduction.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 36 weeks
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,450 per Year 1 (International) 36 weeks
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 weeks
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 weeks
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 weeks
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 weeks
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,450 per Year 1 (International) 12 weeks
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 weeks
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 weeks
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 weeks
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 24 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (England) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 weeks
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,450 per Year 1 (International) 24 weeks
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 weeks
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Module (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 weeks
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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