Arts (Fine Art and Photography pathways) MA

University of Derby

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Course info

This new MA is for both photographers and fine artists and you will choose to work towards either an MA Arts (Photography) or MA Arts (Fine Art) award. Its an exciting opportunity for you to deepen your specialist skills, while working collaboratively with students from other disciplines.Course descriptionThe highlightsWere looking for fine artists and photographers who are strongly motivated and independently minded. We will help you to shape your individual creative practice by encouraging ... READ MORE

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Full time | Markeaton Street Campus | 1 year | SEP-23

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Full Time
1 year


Entry requirements

You will normally be expected to have an appropriate fine art, or other first degree appropriate to apply for the MA (Minimum 2:2 or above), or a professional qualification of equal standing, or significant practical or professional experience gained following your initial qualification that would support your application. You should bring your portfolio to the interview normally arranged at the University. You will also be asked to provide a plan of how you intend to use the time on the MA to further your practice.

Tuition fees

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£7,175 per year

More info: £7,175 for the full course or £800 per 20 credits (2023/24)..

Students from Domestic
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Students from Channel Islands
£14,900 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£14,900 per year
International Students

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Located in the heart of England, the University of Derby is a modern institution offering applied, research-informed teaching in high-quality, technically advanced facilities. Whether you are progressing directly from undergraduate study, want to change your career, or pursue your passion for a subject you love, there are options to suit you. We cater for your personal circumstances, with full-time, part-time and online learning available in many subjects, as well as alternative January starts for some courses. The city of Derby is a vibrant urban hub in the East Midlands, and is packed with activities and services ranging from culture to clubs, shopping to sport.

Where you'll study

University of Derby

Markeaton Street Derby
DE22 3AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.4 miles away