An international focus
The master in Arts and Culture (Research) stands out by its global character, focus on applied arts, and integrated study of the visual arts and architecture. You will benefit from the programme's intense collaboration with the Media Studies and Literary Studies masters.A flexible curriculum
You can choose to focus on Arts and Culture, Media Studies or Literary Studies, or explore a single period (Middle Ages/Early Modern or Modern and Contemporary). The programme's flexibility will encourage you to adopt an interdisciplinary perspective. During your studies you will acquire a valuable range of skills and knowledge, both disciplinary and interdisciplinary, historical and theoretical.Learn from the leading minds in the field
The Arts and Culture (Research) programme's courses address the relations of culture and society guided by the Leiden Institute for the Arts in Society’s (LUCAS) research. You will learn from internationally-respected LUCAS researchers as well as eminent scholars and practitioners from our network of academic and cultural institutions.
Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands
Semester 1The first semester starts with the LUCAS Seminar Cultural Theory for the 21st Century, which offers an overview of theoretical approaches developed in this MA programme, and of the research interests of the staff. It is compulsory for all students in the Research MA programmes in Arts and Culture and Literary Studies.. Parallel to this course you choose an interdisciplinary (period-bound) and a disciplinary seminar (in one of the domains).
Semester 2Whereas the first semester presented a basic and disciplinary course for art history students, the second semester offers the interdisciplinary framework via the course Methodological Concepts in Art and Literature. This semester also contains an interdisciplinary (period-bound) and a disciplinary seminar.
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