Manchester Metropolitan University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Art and Design (by practice) (Research)

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Course summary

Research undertaken at Master’s level explores aspects of knowledge at the forefront of an academic or professional discipline. You are expected to demonstrate originality in the application of knowledge, and to gain understanding of how the boundaries of knowledge are advanced through research. You will be able to deal with complex issues systematically and creatively. Find out more about the Manchester School of Art Research Degrees Programme at www.art.mmu.ac.uk/postgraduate/research

Course details

Assessment method

Assessment is based on a required portfolio of work and a critical report of 10,000 - 15,000 words


Entry requirements

To apply for a PhD, you should, as a minimum, hold a first or upper second class honours degree of a UK University (or equivalent from an overseas institution) or a qualification which is regarded as equivalent to an honours degree such as professional qualifications.This should normally be in a discipline that is appropriate to the proposed research.


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Art and Design (by practice) at Manchester Metropolitan University - UCAS