Curatorial Practice MA
The course covers a wide range of curatorial approaches, from management of historical collections to creative curating of cutting-edge contemporary art, craft and design. Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds; we challenge you to develop your interests, while understanding what you share with others across our discipline.
Engagement and understanding audiences are central to curatorial practice. You’ll develop experience in ways of sharing and presenting ideas throughout the course.
You’ll study either in two modules per trimester (one year full-time) or one per trimester (two years part-time).
Entry requirements for our postgraduate courses vary. We are generally looking for a good honours degree or equivalent.
Some courses also require an interview or the submission of a portfolio of work.
Please contact our admissions team for more information
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This course includes or offers the following modules. Please check the course handbook or definitive programme document for full details on which modules are core, required or optional.
- Role of the Curator
- Research Methods
- Reaching Audiences
- Collections and Colleting
- Master's Project: Curatorial Practice
UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £7,395
UK and EU students part time for year 1 is £3,700
UK and EU students full time fee for 2019/20 entry is £14,300
Recent graduates have found work in:
- Curatorial work in museums and galleries;
- Galleries/arts administration;
- Self-employed freelance curatorial work and consultancy;
- Publishing and media work;
- Education, gallery and museum learning and teaching;
- General project management outside the visual arts and museums;
- Critical writing; and
- Academic study and teaching.
About this institute
Bath Spa University
Bath Spa University is a top UK university for creativity, culture, enterprise and education. Based in a World Heritage city and connected to a network of international partners, Bath Spa University ensures that its graduates are socially engaged global citizens....
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