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Media Arts - Photography

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
780 USD/credit
780 USD/credit
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About

Visiting artists are an integral part of both programs. In addition to Major Studio, visits from prominent photographers, critics and curators provide an opportunity for feedback on student work, and the department has an outstanding lecture series. 

Overview

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Develop a coherent body of work of depth and integrity on a personally chosen topic which may extend over the two year program
  • Produce artwork that stretches one’s visual vocabulary and reaches beyond one’s personal status quo
  • Experiment with formal and conceptual invention
  • Refine technical expertise in photography and acquire new skills in other media as needed
  • Bridge the visual language of photography with the written word and with public speaking
  • Understand one’s work in relation to contemporary art and art history
  • Use the works of others as resources and inspiration
  • Use external critique for self-evaluation
  • Develop the ability to critique peers’ work across disciplines and to speak thoughtfully about the work of others
  • Develop awareness and understanding of the diverse cultural, historical, and experiential issues expressed and inherent in one’s own artwork and in that of one’s peers
  • Exhibit one’s work in a professional manner in the thesis exhibition. Students may also participate in other exhibitions and curatorial opportunities at the college or other venues
  • Understand a range of professional pathways for careers in the arts
  • Develop knowledge of major historical and cultural characteristics of specific times /places. Infer relationships between society and art
  • Recognize various types of texts used in art historical analysis, and evaluate their content and effectiveness. Use various ideas, approaches and facts in the analysis of art. Formulate, research and argue a hypothesis. Articulate verbally and in writing, theoretical and critical perspectives on art
  • Recognize the impact of historical works of art on contemporary art
  • Draw connections between various artworks, artists and concepts
  • Collaborate with artists in other disciplines

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Major Studio 
  • Graduate Seminar 
  • Graduate Contemporary Art 
  • Studio Elective

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
85
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • $90 Application Fee
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Official Post-Secondary/College Transcripts
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Portfolio
  • Course Descriptions and Syllabi  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Media Arts - Photography
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Massachusetts College of Art and Design

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