University of Westminster, London

Degree level: Postgraduate

Visual Culture (P052489) (Research)

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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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Based within our Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, our research programme in visual culture is home to a unique multi-disciplinary programme based around the belief that visual literacy, and the impact of visual forms of thinking and working now play a significant role in our contemporary society. The visual culture research cluster is composed of academics, curators, practitioners, museum educators, and consultants with research expertise across a range of historical, theoretical, and practice-led forms of inquiry. Our research themes include: Urban cultures; visual culture studies in Europe; culture as education; spiritualism and technology; and new media theory.

Course details


Entry requirements

Applicants should have a minimum classification of 2.1 in their first degree or equivalent and preferably a master's degree (or masters degree pending). Applicants whose first degree has not been studied in English should have IELTS score of 7.0 with not less than 6.5 in any of the individual components. Applicants need to submit a research proposal of 2,000–3,500 words. It should include a title of proposed research, identify discipline and formulate research questions clearly. It should also include proposed research methodology and plan of work and time schedule. References are normally required and if not provided with your application will be requested at a later date.


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Visual Culture (P052489) at University of Westminster, London - UCAS