Global Gallery Studies

University College Cork


Course Name Global Gallery Studies
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE82
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: 1 September 2022.
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Duration 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €7,630; €3,880 (Year 1 part-time); €3,880 (Year 2 part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,400.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your ...

Entry Requirements

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 ...


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For expressions of interest please contact the Programme Director: Dr Mary Kelly.

Lectures take place over six months from September to March, with an average of six class hours each week. 24 hours of independent study per m...

Course Content

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Our MA in Global Gallery Studies (MAGGS) is a unique accelerated programme that prepares you for a career in the gallery sector and/or in fine arts institutions in Ireland and abroad. The programme is offered by History of Art, UCC in...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Global Galleries Fieldwork (HA6025) information:
Students undertake group international fieldwork of one-week duration, which is led by a member of faculty. Fieldwork locations can include the United Arab Emirates or China or USA or various Europea...

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

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We support the gallery profession through entry-level training and continuing professional development of existing staff. Career pathways include:

Administrator/Gallery Assistant
Archive Digitisation (Gallery websi...

Further Enquiries Dr Mary Kelly (nee Healy) - Programme Director
00 353 (0)21 4903926

Ms Maeve Barry - Administrator
00 353 (0)21 4902124
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