Kingston University London

Course Introduction

The course offers a more sustainable, place'sensitive approach to our understandings of museums, museum practices and their academic study; and further open the museum up to the world in an ethical engagement towards more'than'institutional futures. The course interrogates contemporary issues and practices, including collection, interpretation, exhibition, space, place and the city, audiences and communities, controversy and contingency, institutional purpose, scenario planning and sustainable futures.

Course Modules

Modules include: Ideas and institutions; material thinking and creative practice; invention and experimentation; the challenge of change; dissertation; international study visit.

Course Additional Entry

A BA (Hons) degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject area, which may include a humanities subject; or a social sciences subject; or a a practice'based degree; or a business or management related course; relevant professional practice experience in lieu of a higher education qualification; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English require minimum Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall (with a minimum score of 6.5 in writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all other elements).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £13,700  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,800  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,850  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £2,400  Academic year. First year home fees