Art History, Collections & Curating

University College Dublin


Course Name Art History, Collections & Curating
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z344 Z345
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Duration Z344: 1 year full-time
Z345: 2 years part-time
Course Fee MA Art History, Collections & Curating (Z344) Full Time
EU: fee per year - €7315
nonEU: fee per year - €19900

MA Art History, Collections & Curating (Z345) Part Time
EU: fee per year - €4390
nonEU: fee per year - €9950

***Fees are subject to change.

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements
The programme is directed at postgraduate students of art history and of cognate subjects such as art, architecture and geography. It is also intended for those with experience in the art world and in the cultural heritage sector looking for an opportunity to hone their skills in the interpretation, critique, and analysis of works of art and architecture, developing the knowledge and capacity to pursue careers in academia, research, writing, and curatorship.
Comment Facilities and Resources
Class time is divided between the modern classrooms of the Belfield campus, and the Georgian stuccoed splendour of Newman House in the heart of Dublin. The School has its own designated reference libraries and study spaces, including the Françoise Henry Reading Room and the Rosemarie Mulcahy Seminar Room, which houses a specialist library devoted to Spanish art.
Course Content

Expand+Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MA in Art History, Collections and Curating offers advanced postgraduate academic training in the history of art, with a special focus on collections and curatorial practice. It offers the opportunity to...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Approaches to Art History: Resources and Methods

MA Dissertation

MA Field Trip

Curating & Collections

Collecting in The Netherlands

Museums & Modernity
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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Numerous graduates from the School of Art History and Cultural Policy occupy leading positions in cultural institutions in Ireland and across the world. Its graduate programmes develop those skills essential to a wide spectr...

Further Enquiries Elizabeth Varley
Tel: 01 716 8162
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