You’ll challenge unequal power relations, question planetary resource extraction and tackle the inequalities of market-focussed capitalism. With modules covering the history and theory of the Commons, Commoning practice and enacting the Commons, this course will put you well on the path to developing financially stable practices for delivering ethical services and products with impact on socio-political change. Your project module in particular will help you to learn and understand appropriate methods for projects specifically aimed at making counter culture, social transformation and new models of doing and acting in the city.
This Design for Cultural Commons course at London Metropolitan University takes place part-time over the course of one year. Whether you’re already involved in socio-political art, architecture or design practice, or looking to enter the field, this PG Dip course will facilitate careers development or careers realignment. The connection between history and theory and practice will complement your own experiences, in turn providing a foundation for your future practice.
Where this course can take you
This course can help you to gain a new or higher position in an existing job or help you set up an organisation if you want to start your own practice. You’ll rigorously and factually develop your future career with confidence and support from the expertise of lecturers, practitioners and academics on the course.
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- Commoning Practice
- History and Theory of Commons
- Project: Enacting the Commons
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesDesign Area & Cultural Studies Sociology View 537 other Masters in Sociology in United Kingdom
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- an honours degree classification of 2.1/2.2 (or equivalent) in any subject discipline
- practice experience in any field, with some understanding of working within NGOs or other third sector organisations.
- an up-to-date CV and copies of award certificates
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International9090 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9090 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National6150 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6150 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.