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.
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.
- 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.
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application.
DisciplinesVisual Arts Art History View 225 other Masters in Art History in United Kingdom
- A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a relevant subject.
International25300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 12 months.
National12500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.
- Home - £6,250
- International/EU - £12,650
Living costs for Edinburgh
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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