This Arts Administration and Cultural Policy programme, offered by Goldsmiths, University of London, will enable you to develop an awareness of and a critical approach to the discipline, by studying arts policy and practice in Europe, audience development, fundraising, arts education, cultural tourism, regeneration through arts, arts diversity and social inclusion, copyright and the role of the arts in relations and diplomacy as well as national and cultural identity.There are modules in:
- Cultural Policy and Practice
- Management and Professional Practice 1: Work placement
- Management and Professional Practice 2: Business Planning for Arts
- An option module in a complimentary area
- Entrepreneurial Modelling
- Interpretation, Education and Communication in the Art Museum
- Cultural Relations and Diplomacy
- Cultural and Creative Tourism
- Culture, Tourism and Regeneration
- Disability Theatre
- Sociocultural Analysis of the Musical
- Radical Performance
The programme enables you to develop the following skills:
- Critical awareness of cultural policy issues
- Preparation of specific audience development and fundraising strategies for arts organisations, and more generic strategic plans
- Leadership and teamwork skills
Graduates typically go on to careers in the following areas:
- Cultural policy: researching, developing, writing, analysing and evaluating policy
- Management in building-based and touring theatre, dance, music and visual arts organisations
- Arts education, arts regeneration and arts for social and community purposes
- Audience development, programming and planning
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Cultural Policy and Practice
- Introduction to Audience Development
- Introduction to Fundraising
- Seminar Series
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply early to avoid disappointment
- Late applications will only be considered if there are spaces available.
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Management, Organisation & Leadership View 479 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
- You should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard in a relevant/related subject.
- You might also be considered for some programmes if you aren’t a graduate or your degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that you have the ability to work at postgraduate level.
International18900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA10450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10450 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- Home/EU - part-time: £5225
The McKenna Charitable Trust Postgraduate Scholarship
- This scholarship will be awarded to 4 Masters students from the UK or Europe, who are studying postgraduate Masters programmes within the Institute of Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship. The scholarships will each cover 50% of tuition fee for the Masters programme totaling individual awards of £3,880 for the academic year of study.
- In addition to the above award, students may apply for or ask to also be considered for The Harprit Sekhon Scholarship in the Creative and Cultural Industries. This consists of one award of £1,000.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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