University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland


This programme enables graduates to acquire the knowledge and understanding, skills and aptitudes necessary to undertake advanced practice and research in the curatorial studies of contemporary art, design, event and museum collections.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree; candidates with relevant experience are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Modules include: Stage 1: provides 2 core modules: genealogies of curating; and mechanics of curating; stage 2: curating a region; visions of curating; stage 3: self-negotiated and enables students to achieve the practical project and report.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: essay, module journal and a visual and textual presentation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,180 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 225 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sunderland SR1 3SD North East

Key information

Student Helpline
Telephone number: 
0191 515 3000