Art History - History of Art - Conversion Course

University College Cork


Course Name Art History - History of Art - Conversion Course
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code HDAHA
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters HDip in Arts
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
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Duration Full-time: 1 year
Part-time over 2 years by day

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is:
€6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 part-time);
€3,130 (Year 2 part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €16,400.

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Entry Requirements

Expand+It is intended for those who already have a 3 or 4 year primary degree, preferably in the area of Arts or the Sciences, and who wish to study the subject History of Art intensively over one academic year. The Higher Diploma in Arts is a conversion p...


Expand+Course Practicalities
CKA16 Full-time: Depending on modules selected, class contact time in lectures and seminars will be approximately 12 hours per week. Optional weekend study tours to Florence, London, Paris, Amsterdam and Rome are also planned.

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
Our Higher Diploma History of Art course is for those who already have a degree, preferably in the Arts or the Sciences, and who wish to study art history intensively over one (full-time) or two (part-time) academic years.

This HDi...

Subjects Taught

• HA2003 Modernism in Europe - Semester 1 (5 credits)
• HA2005 Art & Patronage in Renaissance Italy - Semester 2 (5 credits)
• HA2009 Creator & Subject: Themes in Portraiture - Semester 2 (5 credits)
• HA2011 From Modernism to P...

Assessment Method Assessment
Assessment is based partly on written assignments, consisting of critical research essays ranging from 2,000 to 2,500 words in addition to class tests and some degree exams.
Number of Credits Higher Diploma 60 ECTS credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
The Higher Diploma in the History of Art guarantees you a high level of visual literacy and critical awareness which, combined with fluent verbal and written skills, are highly desirable when pursuing a career in the f...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Maeve Barry
+ 353 21 490 2124

Dr. Flavio Boggi
00 353 21 4903948
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