University of Leeds
Art Gallery and Museum Studies
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent professional experience in a relevant subject area.
Core modules: History and the museum (representation, narrative and memory); museum, object, practice; interpreting cultures; dissertation; essential research skills 1; essential research skills 2. Optional modules include: Derrida and deconstruction; (in)tangible heritage, (in)tangible histories; aristocratic collections in Britain from the Tudors to the 21st Century; beyond the trench (collaborative projects on the history, remembrance and critical heritage of the 1st World War); capitalism-criticism-contemporary art; movies, migrants and diasporas; modernity and the Jews; critical and curatorial challenges in contemporary art (the documental exhibitions at Kassel 1992-2012); the voice in cultural theory; country house collections; individual directed study; body/object/space: sculpture and its philosophies; the complete Marilyn Monroe (the cultural analysis of an icon of the 20th Century); losing perspective (reflections on "non-western" arts).
A range of assessment methods are used including essays, presentations, assignments and literature reviews among others, depending on the modules you choose.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|