University of the Arts London

Course Introduction

This course focuses on the history, theory and practice of contemporary artist moving image. The programme is dedicated to the development of new discourses within an expanded field of practice, encompassing artists, curators, writers and scholars. As a collaboration delivered in association with LUX, the programme offers a critical engagement with, and the professional development of, ideas around artists' moving image, in terms of exhibition, distribution, publishing, education, and research.

Course Modules

Modules include: Framing artists' moving image; thinking as practice (research methodologies 1); critical practices (research methodologies 2); independent research project.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree or an equivalent academic qualification. A professional qualification recognised as equivalent to an Honours degree. Prior experiential learning, the outcome of which can be shown to be equivalent to formal qualifications otherwise required. A combination of formal qualifications and experiential learning that, taken together, can be shown to be equivalent to formal qualifications otherwise required. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in any one paper, or equivalent. If an applicant has booked a test or is awaiting their result, then this should be indicated on the application form.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MRes £9,720  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MRes £4,125  Academic year. First year home fees