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MA Creative and Professional Practice (Visual Arts)

Newcastle College University Centre

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Rye Hill Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

The newly developed MA in Creative and Professional Practice (Visual Arts) programme is an exciting programme which has been designed in consultation with a steering group of regional and national art-based practitioners covering a variety of specialisms.

This innovative MA programme will challenge you not only in your range of knowledge and skills but through increasing autonomy and industrial confidence too. You will tap into a range of creative industry employers
and arts practitioners from visiting speakers covering disciplines such as fashion, textiles, visual communication, photography, 3D and spatial design.

The course is designed as an extended one-year full-time programme (12 months) for visual arts practitioners who want to increase their professional profile and industry processes exploring work-related and enterprising avenues.

What will I achieve?

Upon successful completion you will receive a Masters in Creative and Professional Practice (Visual Arts) awarded by NCG.

How is the course taught?

The varied and challenging delivered sessions take the form of technical development sessions, creative workshops, industry observation and placement, seminars, formal lectures, classroom activities and self-directed training and/or arts processes.

How am I assessed?

Assessment methods include proposals, presentations, creative products, dissertations, reports and blogs.

A range of enrichment workshops led by visiting practitioners will enable you to gain knowledge of current techniques and industry practices.

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University information

Newcastle College University Centre

  • Campus address

    Newcastle College, Rye Hill Campus, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 7SA, England

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