University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Arts and Cultural Management

This course takes explicit accounts of the professional practice-base of the candidate and integrate this as a central knowledge base for an advanced research project; the course reflects the need for structured forms of professional development and reflective practice across the arts sector; the programme aims to develop dynamic and interactive knowledge practices and outcomes that have an impact across academic and non-academic contexts; it supports the development of reflective practice that can respond to and influence the complex, unpredictable and shifting social and cultural contexts within which practitioners operate.

Entry requirements

A Master's degree in a related subject (e.g. arts management, arts practice, cultural policy, marketing, administration, public affairs) or a Bachelors degree (1st or 2.1 Honours); all candidates without a Master's degree undergo additional research training prior to or in the 1st year of study; applicants must also evidence a competent level of professional expertise in a context relevant to the specific area of proposed research.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
Professional doctorate Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,500 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Professional doctorate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (EU) 72 months
Professional doctorate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 72 months
Professional doctorate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
Professional doctorate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
Professional doctorate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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