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M.A. On Campus

History of Art

University of Bristol

12 months
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21600 GBP/year
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About

The Department of History of Art offers a broad-based master's programme, which enables you to study a range of periods and approaches before specialising for your dissertation. The MA in History of Art at University of Bristol draws on the research strengths of all members of the department, which includes specialists in medieval, Renaissance and modern art.

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Overview

We aim to help you develop an informed understanding of the main strands of art history, as practised in Europe and North America. We also offer curatorial units in collaboration with external museum partners, through which you will learn to research and catalogue museum collections and to mount exhibitions.

Our students are drawn from a variety of backgrounds. Some have undergraduate degrees in art history, others do not, and some are working artists. Studying for this MA in History of Art at University of Bristol is a chance to become part of a thriving academic community, with a sizeable and close-knit student body and a lively programme of research and social events.

Careers

Students who have graduated from the MA programme in History of Art have gone on to careers as journalists, art consultants, buying and marketing executives, and gallery assistants.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation
  • Histories, Theories and Critical Interpretations of Art
  • Independent Study Unit: Curating a Collection
  • Collaborative Curatorial Unit - A
  • American Art: Art and Identity (Level M Lecture Response Unit)
  • Art and Memory (Level M Lecture Response Unit)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent). Non-traditional qualifications/routes may also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21600 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 21600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9600 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK: part-time - £4,800

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
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Funding

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