Taught course

Creative Arts Practice

Institution
Newcastle University · Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a subject such as: digital media; film; music; fine art; visual communication and design; creative writing; architecture; museum and art curatorship; computer science. We will also consider applicants on an individual basis with non-standard qualifications and relevant work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Through the MA in Creative Arts Practice you will develop your creative identity and engage with digital culture. You will also join a vibrant community of professional artists, designers, musicians and performers. We all work together to develop and diversify our work.

This course is based in Culture Lab, our home for creative digital practice. We are a research community at the forefront of thinking about how creative practice can generate new kinds of knowledge.

You will learn to work flexibly with open source and emerging technologies and create innovative work. In addition, research methods from experimental design will strengthen your practice. You will also engage with theories of digital art, culture and technology.

You will choose your course of study, including:

  • live electronic performance
  • digital art practice
  • film making
  • creative writing
  • experimental music
  • creative enterprise

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 3 English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Tom Schofield, Culture Lab
Email
tom.schofield@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)191 208 4635