Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

The MA Cultural Studies offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of contemporary culture.

Students are introduced to a variety of perspectives and traditions as well as to the creative interface between such disciplines.

The programme addresses art and the city, the culture industries, politics and globalisation, and media in the information age, as central themes.

It incorporates the basic themes and leading figures of classical Cultural Studies as well as the latest developments in Cultural Studies and Cultural Theory.

Course Modules

Core modules: Cultural Studies and Capitalism, MA in Cultural Studies Dissertation (Methodology and Research), Doing Cultural Studies.

You take option modules to the value of 60 credits. Modules can be chosen from across Goldsmiths departments and centres. There are a number of Media modules available, which are recommended for your programme.

Please note that due to staff research commitments not all of these modules may be available every year.

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £6,780 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £14,600 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA
2 years
Part Time
MA

Qualifications required:

  • You should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree, or equivalent, of at upper least second class standard in a relevant/related subject. You might also be considered if you aren’t a graduate or your degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that you have the ability to work at postgraduate level. If English isn’t your first language, you’ll need to meet our English language requirements of IELTS 6.5 with a 6.5 in writing to study with us.