The Master of Arts (MA) in Visual and Critical Studies program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago is designed for students interested in the scholarly and creative investigation of the production, dissemination, and impact of visual images, objects, experiences, and practices. With the visual as a starting point, students use multiple methods of critical investigation to study the interactions between visual phenomena and their historical, disciplinary, and social contexts.
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- Research and Production
- Automatic for the People
- Cultural Criticism
- VCS Studio Critique
- Thesis II
- 12 months
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DisciplinesVisual Arts General Studies & Classics View 558 other Masters in Visual Arts in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- SAIC requires applicants to apply online. Filing an online application requires a valid credit card and a current email address. You may apply to up to three programs with one application and fee. If you are applying to either the MFA in Studio or the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio you may select up to three departments of entry.
- Applications must be submitted prior to 11:00 p.m. (CST) on the appropriate deadline. When you click the "submit" button on the Graduate Application form, you will be prompted to enter credit card information to pay the application fee. Your application form is not fully submitted until you have entered your credit card information.
International1798 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1798 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1798 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1798 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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