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Art History and Visual Culture

Southern Illinois University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
35213 USD/year
14085 USD/year
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About

The MA in Art History and Visual Culture programme from the Southern Illinois University provides broad liberal arts training in the historical analysis of art and visual culture as well as discipline specific, career-enhancing competencies that can lead to study on the PhD level, and to careers in academia, in museums, archives and collections, as critics, in the art trade, in advertising.

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Overview

On the MA in Art History and Visual Culture programme from the Southern Illinois University students learn to approach a range of visual material, including design, film, fine art and photography, with intellectual rigor, historical perspective, and theoretical insight. Courses explore issues in the production, reception, and theory of art and visual culture from antiquity to postmodernity.

The programme

Full time students are eligible for Graduate Assistantships that include a tuition waiver and stipend, for which they serve as Teaching Assistants in courses in Art History and Visual Culture, work in the School of Art and Design’s Visual Resources collection, or fulfill other functions.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Anthropology
  • Cinema & Photography
  • English, History
  • Mass Communication and Media Arts
  • Philosophy and other related fields

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

30 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.
2.7 (required)
2.7 (recommended)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2.7 (on a grading scale with 4.0=A; approximately a "B-" average) on the last two years of Bachelor's coursework
    • 3.0 on all previous graduate work (approximately a "B" average)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35213 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35213 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    14085 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14085 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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