What's covered in the course?
Our students come from diverse phases and sectors in the field of art and design education and the expanded fields of gallery, community and self organised educational practices. Through the course individual perspectives and experiences meet with those of your peers providing you with the stimulation and challenges that different perceptions can bring. We seek to evolve a dialogue through direct experience and engagement with the arts and their value as taught subjects, both within the institution and outside of it. Arts and Education Practices MA is provided by Birmingham City University.
Our taught modules strengthen your subject knowledge and connect you with contemporary creative and educational practice.
The course core modules are taught primarily on Tuesdays, with some lectures taking place in the evening or at weekends to allow for your work patterns. Taught sessions and tutorial contact are balanced with online content and assessment is spread throughout the year to ease workload.
MA Arts and Education students follow a core modular structure that explores the past, current and future practice of arts education. You can personalise your learning through your choice of an optional module and pursue your interests within the expanded field of arts education through research and practice.
Enhancing your employability skills
Studying an MA will help you to pursue or develop your career in a range of related professions across the educational sector and creative industries. This course will help to enhance your skillset and employability and either progress in your existing role or achieve your career ambitions in a new direction.
Many of our graduates have achieved regional, national and international recognition as professional artist educators and professionals in the creative industries sector.
- Contemporary Philosophy and Aesthetics
- Models and Methods of Curatorial Practice
- Queer Strategies in Practice
- Small Arts Business Set up
- Photography as Research
- Creative Publishing and Public Dissemination
- Technical Methods, Workshop Practice and Learning
- Social Practice in the Visual Arts
- Art and Transcultural Communication
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesArt Education View 12 other Masters in Art Education in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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- Normally a first degree or its equivalent in an appropriate subject, and/or previous or concurrent experience in the arts and/or education.
- We also welcome applications from those mature applicants who may not satisfy the normal entry requirements.
International16300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16300 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7900 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part Time - £878 per 20 credits
Living costs for Birmingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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