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Art History and Visual Culture

University of Guelph

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
13674 CAD/year
4754 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Art History and Visual Culture program of University of Guelph provides students with unique opportunities to gain expertise and professional experience in the study and management of art and material culture within an interdisciplinary research context.

Overview

The Art History and Visual Culture program of University of Guelph  prepares students for careers in a variety of related fields including cultural resource and collections management in museums, archives, libraries, and galleries and careers in legal, business, educational, and governmental organizations and agencies associated with the material world. We provide students with the credentials required for further specialization in art research and education, restoration and conservation, librarianship, and therapeutic art practices.

Are you interested in:

  • Examining the production and reception of images, objects, and spaces from varied cultures
  • Learning how to handle and manage works of art
  • Exploring art through the tools of digital humanities
  • Mounting an exhibition that drives research

Career paths

  • Curatorship
  • Collections Management
  • Art Market
  • Fundraising and development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Proseminar in Critical Methods 
  • Topics in Art History and Visual Culture 
  • Topics in Art & Visual Culture
  • Practicum I: Art Institutions
  • Art History and Visual Culture Major Research Paper
  • Special Topics in Art History and Visual Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
89
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours BA degree (or equivalent) with a minimum 75% average; 
  • Or BA degree in another field with a minimum of six one-semester courses in art history

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13674 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6837 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4754 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2377 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Art History and Visual Culture
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University of Guelph

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