Taught course

Creative and Cultural Industries Management

Institution
Northumbria University · Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in an arts-related subject. Applicants with an honours degree in a non-arts related subject, or considerable relevant work experience may be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Are you looking to develop skills that will enable you to be innovative and enterprising, creative, flexible and able to spot new opportunities and develop them into sustainable practice?

The MA Creative and Cultural Industries Management course offers a practical and vocational approach to working in this rapidly developing sector. Enhanced programme flexibility enables you to select a culture sector specialism to suit your interests, which you will take alongside core cultural and creative industries management modules.

The MA Creative and Cultural Industries Management course offers a practical and vocational approach to working in this rapidly developing sector. Enhanced programme flexibility enables you to select a culture sector specialism to suit your interests, which you will take alongside core cultural and creative industries management modules.

The four specialisms available are Music, Festivals and Events; Arts and Media; Cultural Heritage and Museums; and Galleries and Visual Arts. Options are selected during the course Induction phase.

The course is enhanced by strong partnerships and links with leading cultural organisations and practices in the North East of England and beyond - many of which are now employing our previous graduates.

An eight-week placement in a creative or heritage organisation of your choice can also enhance your degree of specialism and employability whilst providing an opportunity to experience real-time working in a cultural organisation.

Information for international students

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months
distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
ar.admissions@northumbria.ac.uk
Phone
0191 227 4444