Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories, M.A. | OCAD University | Toronto, Canada
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Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories

24 months
Duration
21488 CAD/year
6696 CAD/year
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About

Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories (CADN) at OCAD University is designed to support your academic investigations into current and recent cultural production. 

Overview

Features 

  • In this interdisciplinary Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories program at OCAD University you will engage with and contribute unique research on contemporary issues and artworks, while drawing on theoretical frameworks, historical contexts, and creative precedents that have shaped today’s visual and critical landscape and cultural dialogues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art History Methods & Theory 
  • Contemporary Art Theory 
  • Thesis Proposal 
  • Thesis Research 
  • Professional Practices 
  • Major Research Paper Writing 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

7 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Application for admission into the MA in Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories is competitive. Applicants must hold a BA, BFA, BDes, or comparable honours degree/certification with an average of 75 per cent (B+) or better during the last two years of study, or must demonstrate exceptional related experience/expertise as a practising art or design professional. 

For consideration by the admissions committee, and in addition to the basic application requirements, applicants need to complete and submit the following through the Graduate Application Portal:  

  • Research Proposal: Maximum 500-word statement that clearly describes your research interests for graduate work in the Contemporary Art, Design and New Media Art Histories program.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Writing Sample: The writing sample should reflect recent work and demonstrate scholarly writing abilities related to the fields of contemporary art, design, and new media art histories.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21488 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10744 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    6696 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3348 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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