University of Kent
History and Philosophy of Art
An upper second-class honours degree or better, usually in a relevant humanities subject. In certain circumstances, the school will consider candidates who have not followed a conventional education path or who may have relevant experience in the industry. These cases are assessed individually by the Director of Graduate Studies. Applications should include a sample of academic writing. Ideally this will be an essay, on a similar or related topic, that applicants have recently written as part of their undergraduate degree programme. Please upload this to your application portal. Students whose first language is not English are required to have an appropriate grade/score in an approved English language examination. We recommend taking a Secure English Language Test (SELT) such as IELTS or Pearson (PTE).
Modules include: Key concepts and classic texts in history and philosophy of art; modern art in Paris; theory: where art, film and literature meet; dissertation. Optional modules: From the idea of a city to philosophies of urban design; architecture and cities 1840s-1960s; modernism and Paris; film and modernity; Paris and the European enlightenment; identity, trauma and sexuality in modern French literature; Paris: reality and representation; best of enemies: images of Britain and France in the 19th and 20th centuries; religion and European thought.
Assessment is by coursework only.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Canterbury Campus||Canterbury||CT2 7NZ||South East|