University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Contemporary Curatorial Practice

This course aims to provide students with an understanding of the production, interpretation and reception of cultural artefacts and events in the 21st Century. It equips students with the ability to apply this knowledge and understand the role and responsibilities of the curator within contemporary society.

Entry requirements

2.1 or higher in a relevant subject area. In some cases relevant professional experience may also be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: curatorial thinking; curatorial approaches; curatorial practice.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed in a variety of different ways, including presentations, reports, proposals and live curatorial projects. The final module, Curatorial Practice, allows students to choose their final outcome and can take the form of: exhibition, off-site project, event, dissertation or international project proposal.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Master's programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,880 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,602 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 6,680 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 38 per Credit point (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 38 per Credit point (EU fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 87 per Credit point (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

Key information

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