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Modern and Contemporary Art - History, Curating and Criticism

The University of Edinburgh

12 months
Duration
25300 GBP/year
12500 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Modern and Contemporary Art - History, Curating and Criticism programme at The University of Edinburgh will deepen your knowledge and understanding of the history and theory of modern and contemporary art, and prepare you for further research and/or a range of careers in the art world.

Overview

The Modern and Contemporary Art - History, Curating and Criticism programme at The University of Edinburgh is delivered through a mix of large and small group teaching, individual tutorials, and supervision, while research seminars enhance the student experience.

You will be taught by research-active staff, including leading experts in their fields. You are also expected to undertake independent study and research, especially for the dissertation.

Career opportunities

The comprehensive nature of this programme, including its specialised option courses, will equip you for a confident start in a range of art-world and related work contexts and will be invaluable if you are interested in further academic study, such as a PhD, or a career in an art-world setting.

Programme Structure

  • The programme is delivered through a mix of large and small group teaching, individual tutorials, and supervision, while research seminars enhance the student experience. The programme is available full-time (one year) or part-time (two years). The programme can combine online and on-campus classes.
  • You will be taught by research-active staff, including leading experts in their fields. You are also expected to undertake independent study and research, especially for the dissertation.

Assessment and progression

  • Formal assessment is by means of academic essays, a dissertation, and project work where appropriate.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application. 

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a relevant subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time fees: 

  • Home - £6,250
  • International/EU - £12,650

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /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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