Course Description

Art History



The MA in Art History draws upon the exciting research and outstanding teaching expertise of the department. Studying art history at postgraduate level will deepen your understanding of art, architecture and visual culture, build your analytical and critical skills, and develop the skills needed for independent study and research. You will start by exploring the core concepts and recent developments that have shaped art history from Renaissance Italy to the contemporary Caribbean, before building on these foundations to expand your understanding of visual and material objects incorporating architecture, art and design. You will complete the degree by researching and writing a dissertation on an agreed topic of your own devising.

Key features of the course
Engages critically with key theories and approaches developed to interpret and explain works of art and architecture
Examines critical debates both within the academic discipline of art history and in the ‘real world’ contexts of heritage, curating and museums
Prepares and inspires you to confidently develop and articulate your own standpoint within the discipline
Concludes with a substantial piece of independent research and a dissertation on a topic of your choice.

CollegeOpen University in Ireland, The
Course LocationDublin, Ireland
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course CategoryArt History, Arts & Humanities
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Course Duration2 - 10 years. The minimum time to complete is two years, the maximum time to complete is ten years.
Course FeePOA
Phone(01) 678 5399
Course CodeF33
For information about Open University in Ireland, The, please visit our College Profile page on Postgrad.ie by clicking here.

Course Provider

Open University in Ireland, The



01 678 5442
Holbrook House, Holles Street, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Make Enquiry


Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to the organisation in question.

Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions & Cookie Information and agree to join the Postgrad.ie community.
 

Map