Research course

History of Art and Film

University of Leicester · Department of History of Art and Film

Entry requirements

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Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Academic staff in the Department of History of Art and Film have research strengths in a number of key areas, including:

  • Medieval and Tudor art, sculpture and architecture
  • Italian art and compositional theory from the Early Renaissance through to the Baroque
  • 18th and 19th century historicism, heritage and conservation
  • 20th century through to contemporary art, photography and sculpture
  • Modernist through to contemporary architecture, planning and theory
  • British and American cinema, serials and television
  • Popular culture, media, videogames and comics

Department specialisms

British Art (Medieval, 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries); Sculpture Studies; Italian Renaissance Art; European Art; 20th-Century

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months


full time
36 months

Course contact details

History of Art and Film
0116 252 2620