Global Gallery Studies

University College Cork


Course Name Global Gallery Studies
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE82 CKE83
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) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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Duration CKE82: 1 year full-time
CKE83: 2 years part-time
Entry Requirements

Expand+A candidate for this MA programme must normally hold an honours Bachelor degree, Second Class Honours Grade I (or equivalent), in Arts and Humanities or equivalent international qualification.

Candidates who hold a Bachelor degree with a Second ...

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Expand+Who teaches this course
The MA Director is Dr Mary Kelly (née Healy), Lecturer in Contemporary Art History, Theory and Gallery Studies, History of Art, UCC, with other lecturers including Professor Fiona Kearney, Director, The Glucksman; Chris Clar...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The MA in Global Gallery Studies at University College Cork is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time taught masters (NFQ, Level 9) which aims to prepare postgraduates for various careers in the gallery sector and other fine art i...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows:
Part I
HA6026 Global Galleries: History, Theory and Practice (10 Credits)
HA6019 Research Methods and Sources for Global Gallery Studies (10 Credits)
DH6004 Conceptual Introduction to Digital Arts and Humanit...

Assessment Method The taught modules are examined through continuous assessment, using a combination of presentations, essays and projects. The work placements are assessed by a Placement Report Portfolio, while the dissertation requires the submission of a 15,000 word written dissertation.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
We support the gallery profession through entry-level training and continuing professional development of existing staff. Career pathways include:
• Exhibitions Curator
• Archive Digitisation (Gallery website con...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Mary Kelly (nee Healy) - Programme Director
00 353 21 490 3926

Ms. Maeve Barry - Administrator
00 353 21 490 2124
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