Middlesex University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Professional Practice, Creative Industries Professional (Taught)

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Course summary

PPWhy study MA Professional Practice, Creative Industries Professional at Middlesex University?** Building on the success of our MA Professional Practice Dance Technique Pedagogy, the first programme of its kind in the country, this unique MA combines critical reflection and individual practice at one of the UK’s top universities for creative industries practice and research. The course title includes a (Specialisation) option, to allow you to choose your specialisation during your studies, giving your degree the respective title such as Professional Practice, Creative Industries Professional (Producer) or Professional Practice, Creative Intustries Professional (Artist Manager). This is a highly flexible online Distance Education MA designed for professionals working across the creative industries. The course has been developed especially to allow you to continue working, integrating your professional practice and expertise with academic learning. The programme allows the individual practitioner to focus specifically on their chosen area, for example Producing, Artistic Management, or Arts/Industry Leadership.


Modules Review of Professional Practice: Life learning, professional learner (10 credits) Advanced Practitioner Inquiry: Meaning making in action (30 credits) Independent Professional Practice Project: Cultivating questions through inquiry (60 credits)

Entry requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5With at least 6.0 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)87With at least 21 in Listening & writing
PTE Academic58With at least 51 in all components

Visit our general entry requirements page, by clicking on the link below, to see how these points can be achieved from our acceptable level 3 qualifications and the combinations which are welcomed by Middlesex University, including GCSE requirements.

Entry Qualifications


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8900 Year 1
EU £8900 Year 1
England £8900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8900 Year 1
Scotland £8900 Year 1
Wales £8900 Year 1
International £8900 Year 1

Additional fee information

At Middlesex, we have a range of funding and loan options available to ensure you are able to attend university, whatever your financial background. Tuition fees vary for UK, EU and International students. More information about fees for the course you are interested in studying can be found at https://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/professional-practice-creative-industries-professional
Professional Practice, Creative Industries Professional at Middlesex University - UCAS