Taught course

Art and Design: Creative Education

University of Salford · School of Art and Design

Entry requirements

Relevant undergraduate degree, normally at 2:1 or above, and supporting portfolio of practice. Applicants with an undergraduate degree of 2:2 will be considered where a high quality portfolio of practice is presented. Suitable For: Teachers, artist educators and those in relevant educational support and development roles. It is also relevant to those within educational contexts such as galleries, museums and youth development. Applicants must hold employment in a relevant work environment or have access to experience or volunteering that will support their study. Accreditation for Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) Appropriately experienced applicants will be considered in line with the University’s Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) procedure.

Months of entry


Course content

3 good reasons to study Art and Design: Creative Education at Salford:

  • Develop your knowledge and skills relating to current debates and practices
  • Enjoy access to your own studio space and workshop support
  • Tap into long-established associations with key creative and professional networks.

Course Summary

The aim of the course is to develop your critical and contextual practice, contemporary and innovative methodologies, cross-disciplinary and collaborative practices, and reflective studio-based practice.

During your time with us, you will be encouraged to undertake independent contextual and theoretical research that will improve your capacity for independent enquiry, creativity and professional practice.

Information for international students

International applicants must also provide evidence of proficiency in English (some countries are exempt from this- detailed information can be obtained from the International Relations Office). Evidence of proficiency in English takes the form of IELTS 6.5 band score.

Fees and funding

Fees 2016-17

Type of Study Fee Full-time £6,100 Part-time £1,017 per 30 credits Full-time International £12,500, part-time £2,084 per 30 credits Full-time PgDip £4,068, part-time £1,017 per 30 credits

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Creative work80
Group Presentations20

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
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