MA Fine Art

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Art and Design

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Fees and Funding

Here's the fees and funding information for each year of this course

Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
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    Developing Independent Practice

    You will develop your personal studio practice with the support of tutorials and seminars. A wide range of appropriate media workshops staffed by technical demonstrators are available for you to develop your individual process, including wood, metal, print, film, video, digital media. The module element underpins and provides context for personal creative studio practice.

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    Research and Practice Methods

    The critical concepts module underpins and provides context for your personal creative studio practice.

    The critical concepts element of the module introduces you to the central concepts and ideas of the theoretical debate taking place around contemporary art practice, nationally and internationally.

    Examples will be taken from the practices of painting, printmaking, sculpture, film installation, video and photography in order to explore the critical backdrop to those practices. Lectures and seminars will include topics such as: postmodernism and the expanded field of art, drawing, the photographic image, exhibition politics, participatory and socially-engaged art through the elaboration of theories about gender, ethnicity, authorship, politics and psychoanalysis.

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    Interim exhibition

    You will continue to develop advanced independent work, realised in an interim exhibition.

    You will explore models of artistic practice and debate current professional practice procedures.

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    Realisation of Practice and MA Exhibition

    You will develop a body of independent, personal work for the MA exhibition. You will develop a mature level of analytical understanding and verbal articulation of your own work.

    You will engage critically in the process of exhibition, including curation, installation, presentation, documentation and promotion of the exhibition in response to the needs of your work.

    You will contribute to the creation of group online presence in the form of a year group website to promote your work.

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Docklands Campus

Docklands Campus, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER