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Cultural Policy and Management

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

12 months
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3168 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in the field of Cultural Policy and Management by coursework and research report offered at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg  is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

Overview

Key facts

The Department of Cultural Policy and Management (CP&M) within the Wits School of Arts offers Masters and Honours degrees,from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg is preparing students for entry into a diverse and exciting world of cultural policy, cultural economy, city making, arts management, cultural leadership and activism, cultural administration and arts marketing. The degrees are also aimed at mid-career professionals aiming to consolidate their grasp and practice of the field.The focus for the programmes is on interactive seminars, guest lectures on contemporary issues in the cultural sector and excursions to the vibrant arts and culture organisations in the broader Johannesburg area. The course also enables active engagement with the cultural economy in Johannesburg through conferences, meetings, launches and collaborative research between students and leading arts organisations, honing critical skills in research and at the same time networking in and being of service to this community.The Cultural Policy and Management teaching team is made up of professionals, researchers, experts and practitioners who are actively involved in the world of policy, management, administration, marketing and leadership in the cultural economy.The Department also offers short courses.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • The Cultural Policy and Management  Masters programme by coursework and research report from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg  has a choice of three analytically challenging but practically oriented courses: the foundational course is Cultural Policy and Leadership; Culture, Creativity and Economy or Strategic Planning in the Arts (offered in alternate years) and Marketing Sponsorship and Funding for the Arts.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

190 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Masters by Coursework and Research Report:
A bachelors degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate.
  • Masters by Dissertation:
A bachelors  degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate.A supervisor from the Faculty of Humanities must be identified and approached prior to application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3168 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    3168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3168 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

R 46 220

Funding

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