Research course

Visual Culture

University of Nottingham · Department of Art History

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Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in art history or a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you passionate about digging deeper into visual culture?

Do you want the time, support and skills to carry out research?

The MRes is ideal if:

  • you cannot commit to a PhD but still have a topic you want to research further
  • your topic doesn't require three-years of PhD study
  • you want to develop your research and academic skills before starting a PhD

Our specialisations:

  • Nineteenth-century art and cultural exchange
  • Collecting, reception and revival
  • Photography, film and spectatorship
  • Politics and identity

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0) 115 951 5151