University of Warwick

University of Warwick

History of Art

This course gives you a unique opportunity to study the artistic production and cultural identity of Venice from 1100 to the present day, and includes a term studying in Venice. Alongside engaging with Venetian art in itself, the course uses the example of Venice to interrogate some of the broader issues in Art History today: aesthetics and perception; cultural interaction and the arts; the spatial contexts of art; materiality; architecture and urbanism; and the arts within a global society.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree in appropriate discipline, or its equivalent; for art and architecture in Venice course a working knowledge of Italian is needed; English language requirements: IELTS 7.0, TOEFL (iBT) 100, PTE 70, CAE 60+ or CPE.

Course modules

Modules include: Making art in Venice 1200-1600; Venetian art and its histories; the aesthetic legacy of Venice, 1700 to the present; art history and its methods.

Sponsorship information

Arts and Humanities Research Board; Overseas Research Scheme; Warwick Postgraduate Research Fellowships; and others.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
PG Admissions
Telephone number: 
02476 524585