SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme is designed to develop a thorough understanding of the creative and cultural industries are supplemented with pathways that allow students to focus on music, art/archaeology, media or film, and a set of practical multimedia skills courses.

Course Modules

Analytical approaches to the global creative and cultural industries; dissertation in global creative and cultural industries; the music business (Master's); curating cultures; issues in contemporary South East Asia art; museums, anthropology and the arts of Asia and Africa; photography and the image in Africa; studies in global media and post'national communication; digital traditional broadcasting communication; directed study in industry; sound recording and production.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should have a 1st or good 2nd Class Honours bachelors degree from a UK university, or equivalent, in a subject appropriate to that of the programme to be followed. If an applicant does not have a bachelors degree in an appropriate field they may be required to complete a qualifying year or a 1 year diploma before entering the Masters programme. Relevant work experience may also be taken into consideration; individual courses may have specific entry requirements, so students are advised to consult the postgraduate prospectus for further information.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £17,215  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,985  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 3 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)