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Cultural Industries and Entrepreneurship

Nottingham University Business School

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
17910 GBP/year
7290 GBP/year
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About

Cultural industries play a vital role in modern societies. Bringing together perspectives from media and cultural studies with business studies, this programme combines critical understanding of the cultural industries with the development of key business skills.

Overview

Modules examine the structures, organization and operations of the cultural industries together with cultural policy frameworks and the unique professional roles and practices characterising cultural work. These studies are conducted in conjunction with modules concentrating on on entrepreneurial creativity, launching new ventures and leading entrepreneurial growth. By advancing this range of knowledge and skills, the programme addresses the conditions, working practices, and challenges which define cultural industries and shape the work of cultural practitioners. 

 The course aims to:

  • Provide you with a critical understanding of the characteristics, structures an operating dynamics of the cultural industries
  • Provide you with the skills to explore various models for the development of cultural and creative enterprises
  • Understand the importance of the cultural industries in modern societies
  • Develop an ability to carry out financial analysis of a cultural enterprise
  • Become fluent in the financial, marketing and managerial aspects of the cultural industries
  • Provide knowledge of leading scholarship in the study of cultural industries
  • Appreciate the interrelationships that exist between fundamental research and its practical application
  • Acquire the critical, analytical, technological and business background to enable students to make a significant contribution to the cultural and creative sector of the economy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Industries
  • Cultural Policy
  • Cultural Industries and Entrepreneurship Research Project
  • Media and Cultural Industries Practices
  • Entrepreneurial Creativity
  • Launching New Ventures

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject in the arts, humanities or social sciences

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17910 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7290 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7290 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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