Taught course

History of Art, Theory and Display

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Arts, Culture and Environment
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a UK 2:1 honours degree with a mark of at least 65%, or its international equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme offers you a number of ways in which to explore your chosen field of study and is perfect for providing you with a comprehensive overview, prior to taking on more specialised studies.

You’ll examine art in its historical contexts, the theoretical frameworks of interpretation and their relationship as physical objects to practices and concepts of display. You have the opportunity to put your learning into practice through an optional internship within one of Edinburgh’s many museums or galleries.

Equally spread over the pre- and post-1800 periods, the programme content will allow you to develop an excellent knowledge of the discipline of art history, advanced research abilities and valuable vocational experience.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Edinburgh College of Art Postgraduate Admissions
Email
cahss.pgadmissions@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 651 4086