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Social Practice Arts and Critical Education

University of Malta

24 months
Duration
5400 EUR/year
1950 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

M.A. in Social Practice Arts and Critical Education at the University of Malta invites you as a professional and freelance arts-oriented person to connect your creative work with critical educational theories and community settings. 

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Overview

This interdisciplinary Social Practice Arts and Critical Education  postgraduate degree offers students the possibility of linking theatre, visual arts and education in a unique, socially engaged programme that brings together theoretical and project-based studies.

This degree enables graduates in theatre studies, fine arts, drama education, art education and other stakeholders involved in culture and community projects to further develop entrepreneurial, pedagogical and social skills as well as artistic skills.

Career opportunities

The M.A. in Social Practice Arts and Critical Education at the University of Malta  opens opportunities for graduates who would like to interact with various social settings within the context of artistic production.

Students with a background in theatre, visual arts and/or arts education will learn skills and attitudes from professionals in critical pedagogy, cultural management and different art forms that will help them develop innovative and artistically sound projects in the fields of the arts, community work, adult education and so on.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engaging Communities in the Arts
  • Dissertation and Project: Social Practice Arts
  • Historical and Theoretical Perspectives on Social Practice in the Arts
  • Conducting Research in the Arts, Education and Communities
  • Critical Pedagogy and Social Practice
  • Planning and Implementing Social Practice Arts

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of a Bachelor degree obtained with at least Second Class Honours or with at least Category II in theatre studies, fine arts, art education, drama education or any other area deemed relevant by the Board, provided that applicants in possession of a degree with Third Class Honours or Category III shall satisfy the Board that they are in possession of other qualifications, including relevant experience, obtained following the first cycle degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10800 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3900 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

  • Fee per semester: Eur 975
Non-EU/Non-EEA Applicants:
  • Yr1: Eur 5,400 / Yr 2: Eur5,400

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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