Professional Practice in Arts MA

Middlesex University
In London (England)

£ 8,200 - (Rs 6,96,963)
VAT incl.

Important information

  • Master
  • London (England)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • When:
    October
Description

The MA Professional Practice (Arts) is a highly flexible postgraduate qualification designed for established professionals working in the cultural and creative industries. It has been developed especially to allow you to continue working and integrate your professional expertise with academic learning. In addition, you can make a claim for academic credits for your previous professional achievements through a formal Review of Learning, the first part of the course. This can then form the basis of your major project within your professional field.



Students on the course are actively encouraged to engage in networking within their field, as well as in complementary professions; using social media tools, face to face events and conferences.



As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Important information
What are the course objectives?

Requirements: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
October
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Project
Professional development
Research methods
Skills
Library
Cultural
Creative Industries
Negotiated Work
Work Based
achievement
current work
future direction

Course programme

The course's long term value derives from its unique, award winning structure. By recognising your professional experiences, you are invited to reflect on past achievement, current work and future direction. The course enables you to make full use of your skills, and find ways to align current work with future aspirations.

This is a flexible, distance learning course, with the option of campus based tutorials. You can study at your own pace anywhere in the world. Every student is assigned a personal academic advisor who supports each candidate through the course phases. Contact is normally maintained by email, skype and phone as well as optional campus based tutorials. Every module has a detailed distance learning guidebook. There are no traditional taught elements requiring attendance at the University. As a student on the course you will have full access to the e resources of the university's library and learning resources at the Hendon library.

Phase one assessment consists of a Review of Learning portfolio and reflective essay (80 credits). In phase two there is a Continuing Professional Development Module (10 credits) and an Advanced Practitioner Inquiry Module (30 credit points). To complete the course there is major inquiry project worth 60 credit points.

Modules
Term 1
Review of Learning – 10 credits plus maximum claim for 70 credits based on existing knowledge – Module Code: WBS 4510

Term 2
Continuing Professional Development 10 Credits – Module Code: WBS 4810
Work Based Research Methods (30 Credits) Module Code: WBS 4630

Term 3
Negotiated Work Based Learning Project – 60 credits Module Code: WBS 4760

Additional information

FEES INTERNATIONAL
£12,250 per year