Master of Arts Program in Hampshire United Kingdom

Top Master of Art Programs in Hampshire United Kingdom 2017/2018

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MA Digital Media Practice: Interaction Design

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

The Digital Media Practice programmes at Winchester are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. The Digital Media Practice programmes at Winchester are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. Programme Content These professionally-focused programmes allow for the dynamic understanding and development of theory within the context of practice. The programmes are structured to enhance skills within a range of specialist careers in the digital media industry. Partnerships with professional practitioners and bodies give students the starting point to develop their own network of professional contacts and to identify key practitioners. Study consists of four core modules plus two optional modules, where students undertake individual projects and case studies relevant to their particular area of interest. The programme aims to encourage experimentation, innovation and risk-taking. Students studying MA Digital Media Practice can choose any two optional modules; students studying the Visualisation or Interaction Design pathways must choose two optional modules from the appropriate section. Every student has a final dissertation or equivalent extended project. Entry requirements: Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. All applicants are asked to submit a portfolio of relevant work along with a short written statement outlining the relevance of the programme to their previous experience. Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years Start dates: September and January Teaching takes place: Daytime Fact: Students have the opportunity to work on live client projects, building a professional portfolio and industry experience.... [-]

MA Digital Media Practice: Visualisation

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

The Digital Media Practice programmes at Winchester are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. [+]

The Digital Media Practice programmes at Winchester are designed to accommodate a wide range of specialist interests within the broad spectrum available within the digital media industry. Programme Content These professionally-focused programmes allow for the dynamic understanding and development of theory within the context of practice. The programmes are structured to enhance skills within a range of specialist careers in the digital media industry. Partnerships with professional practitioners and bodies give students the starting point to develop their own network of professional contacts and to identify key practitioners. Study consists of four core modules plus two optional modules, where students undertake individual projects and case studies relevant to their particular area of interest. The programme aims to encourage experimentation, innovation and risk-taking. Students studying MA Digital Media Practice can choose any two optional modules; students studying the Visualisation or Interaction Design pathways must choose two optional modules from the appropriate section. Every student has a final dissertation or equivalent extended project. Entry requirements: Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study. All applicants are asked to submit a portfolio of relevant work along with a short written statement outlining the relevance of the programme to their previous experience. Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years Start dates: September and January Teaching takes place: Daytime Fact: Students have the opportunity to work on live client projects, building a professional portfolio and industry experience. Fact: There is a dedicated, fully equipped Digital... [-]

MA Modern Liberal Arts

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Modern Liberal Arts at Winchester offers a different and exciting way for students to plan their studies around their own intellectual interests and questions. The programme is designed for those who, after their first degree, wish to return to higher education without having to commit themselves to a specific subject discipline. [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. The Liberal Arts (Latin liberalis, free, and ars, art or principled practice) can claim to be the oldest programme of higher education in Western history. In medieval culture this became formalised as the trivium, with the quadrivium of arithmetic, geometry, music and astronomy. Essentially, these seven subjects laid out the uniform laws of what could be known and achieved in the natural universe. These broad areas of enquiry are better known now as philosophy, the humanities, social science, natural science, and the fine arts. This programme offers the possibility to explore ideas across the wide range of these intellectual areas. Students decide the content of their studies through discussion with tutor(s) working within the broad range of intellectual areas which constitute Modern Liberal Arts. Modules Students arrive at essay topics through negotiation with tutors, as there are no taught modules on this programme. Topics include: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern Philosophies Renaissance Humanism Modern Social and Political Thought Utopia and Tragedy The Holocaust Religion Philosophy and Music Aesthetics Psychoanalysis Sociology Philosophies of Higher Education Education Ecology Race Gender Women's History [-]

MA History

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA History at Winchester concentrates on different geographical scales of history, including local and global perspectives. It allows students the opportunity to engage with a range of approaches to the study of history, examining a range of historical subjects from the early middle ages to the present. [+]

The programme offers introductory elements which explore historical methods and research skills, in-depth topic-based modules and the opportunity to devise and develop a specialist dissertation. The Approaches to the Past Module, which runs in the first semester for all new students, provides guidance on the different approaches to the study of history, including geographical scales of study and disciplinary approaches. Research training for the dissertation is provided in a specialist module through a blend of electronic learning and face-to-face contact, which helps the students through a range of research tasks associated with the development of the dissertation. This leads to a Day Conference (Independent Study Presentation), in which students showcase their dissertation plans and their development, and debate themes in the study of history with external speakers. During the final summer of studies students complete a 20,000 word dissertation, with specialist supervision [-]

MA Cultural Heritage and Resource Management

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Cultural Heritage and Resource Management at Winchester offers a perspective which, although grounded in UK heritage practice, is also situated within a wider global context and offers industry placements and project work abroad. [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. The programme considers the wider place of heritage management in contemporary society and offers students the chance to undertake their own projects on a range of different subjects. Using both a British and a global approach, the theory and practice of cultural heritage and resource management is investigated. The course uses experts drawn from across the heritage spectrum including museums and galleries; cultural tourism; theme parks; national, local and global heritage organisations; archives; libraries; and archaeological units. In addition, students are able to participate in the department's own research projects, which have included archaeological sites in Winchester, Cornwall, Georgia, Armenia, Corsica, Barbados, Ethiopia and Egypt, and are encouraged to use their skills in enhancing and developing existing cultural heritage strategies in these locations. Modules Introduction to Heritage Management Global Issues in Heritage Management Research Methods Managing Cultural Heritage Placement (200 hours in total) Plus one optional module to be selected from all period/depth study or methodological modules available in the History, Religious Studies and Archaeology programmes, as well as a dissertation of 20,000 words. [-]

MA Applied Criminology

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MSc Applied Criminology at Winchester explores the contributions of criminology to relevant professional settings. It reinforces students' understandings of key criminological concepts and methods, translates them to a variety of professional settings and provides students with both direct experience and enhanced understanding of these professional contexts. [+]

Applied Criminology considers crime, deviance, security and insecurity and addresses a variety of different criminological careers, offering modules relevant to three distinct professional pathways: forensic psychology, policing and security. In keeping with an ethos of active and engaged learning, students undertake advanced training in criminological research methods relevant to applied settings and gain direct experience through a work placement/internship or work-based learning opportunity for those students employed in relevant professional settings. Modules Applied Criminology Cybercrime and Cybersecurity Movement and Security in a Global World Investigative Leadership and Management in Policing Comparative Perspectives on Contemporary Policing Foundations of Forensic Psychology Practice The Criminal Justice System and the Legal Framework Applied Criminological Research Work-based Learning in Applied Criminology [-]

MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL

University of Portsmouth
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Portsmouth + 1 more

Professional development in TESOL [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL (2015 entry) The course is ideal for practicing ELT/EFL/TESOL teachers who wish to continue their professional development and improve their career prospects. As well as thoroughly reviewing developments in the field, this flexible course allows students to develop their expertise in areas of personal interest. Also available: MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL (Distance learning) On this course you can: Extend your knowledge and understanding of learning and teaching as you upgrade your qualifications Reflect on your teaching practice from theoretical and research-based perspectives Improve your career prospects What opportunities might it lead to? Completion of the course will support further career options, including diversification into educational management or teacher education, among other paths. Many of our graduates have gone on to obtain jobs in universities in the UK and abroad, or have taken on greater responsibility in their existing institutions. Others have also taken advantage of the secure footing for doctoral-level study provided by the programme. Entry requirements A good honours degree or equivalent, plus initial teacher training and a minimum of three months full-time, relevant, teaching experience. English language requirements English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.5. [-]

MA Graphic Design

University of Portsmouth
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Portsmouth + 1 more

Professionalise your approach to graphic design [+]

MA Graphic Design (2015 entry) Take your design and visual communication skills further by producing your own research-driven project. Explore a range of different design methodologies such as typography or publication design, and apply them to ‘real-world’ situations and scenarios. Your aim will be to channel design engagement while creating links with industry and the professional design community. On this course you can: Extend the view of accepted practice by producing cutting-edge and intellectually and stimulating graphic design using the latest software and equipment Develop your understanding of graphic design through in-depth research based study Develop a strong critical discourse in relation to your work Visit out course blog to find out more What opportunities might it lead to? You are encouraged to firmly ground your developments within a professional context by testing and applying your work in real world settings. This will often open future possibilities for employment and entrepreneurship on graduating from the course. Here are some routes our graduates have pursued: graphic design typographic design type design website design new media design magazine design publishing work in the television and film industries art direction design management research Entry requirements An upper second-class honours degree in graphic design or a related subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. All applications should be supported by a portfolio of original recent work, showing 10 to 20 items of graphic design. Evidence of one sketchbook/research folder is also required. Applicants may be required to attend an interview. English language requirements English... [-]

Masters in Marketing (MA)

University of Portsmouth
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Portsmouth

Update and enhance your marketing skills [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. Update and enhance your marketing skills Our course is designed to update your knowledge and enhance your understanding of the principles and theories underlying effective marketing practice and provide you with leading edge contemporary marketing skills. You will explore this dynamic and challenging field to an advanced level. With the MA in Marketing, you can: Benefit from advice and interaction with our many professional visiting speakers Apply live case studies to your coursework through the wide links we have with companies and organisations Work in teams on the Market2win simulation software gaining invaluable experience of strategic marketing decision-making ... [-]

MA Writing for Children

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Writing for Children explores the relationship between creative production and critical awareness of children’s literature and allows students to... [+]

MA Writing for Children

 

MA Writing for Children explores the relationship between creative production and critical awareness of children’s literature and allows students to develop their writing skills in a stimulating and supportive environment.The programme offers students the opportunity to develop creative work in progress, give and receive feedback and produce new writing. It also encourages students to discuss the work of established writers and consider the theoretical, social and cultural contexts of contemporary writing for children.All students must complete five modules including Fiction for Children and Publishing Project and, as an alternative to the other modules on offer, students may choose up to two modules from MA Creative and Critical Writing, which includes modules on writing poetry and scripts.Publishing Project is a module in which all students develop a writing project to the point of submission for publication, for example the development of a publishing proposal, initial chapters and letter to agent/publisher. Guest agents, editors and writers provide specific insights and a group project such as an anthology or blog helps develop editing skills.... [-]


MA Applied Global Practice

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

Applied Global Practice (Management) at Winchester uses a range of key skills within international management and global studies to identify solutions and respond to key global issues. Global events and issues within the contexts of economics, business, politics, culture, society, development and the environment demand responsible management solutions from a range of international organisations, NGOs, charities, and public, commercial and voluntary bodies. [+]

MA Managing Contemporary Global Issues

 

Students explore the impact and management of a range of global issues which impact on the world economy, international institutions (such as the UN system), development, security, markets, the environment, aid, peacekeeping, diplomacy (commercial and political) and corporate social responsibility. The emphasis is on decision-making, risk management and solution management to enhance the benefits, and limit the disruption, of global issues. The competences acquired are crucial in obtaining employment in various international sectors. A number of subject specialisms are offered. These include: Health and/or Environment Growth and/or Development Governance and/or Economics Commercial Diplomacy and/or Country Risk Analysis Where a student has completed subject-relevant assessments in the taught modules and focused their dissertation on the same area of specialism, the subject specialism will be included on the transcript and award certificate. For example, students specialising in 'Health' may graduate with the named award Applied Global Practice (Management) with Health. .... [-]


MA Education Studies

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Education Studies provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding of issues relating to a diverse range of educational policy and practice. [+]

MA Education Studies

 

MA Education Studies provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding of issues relating to a diverse range of educational policy and practice. It enhances analytical and research skills and provides sociological and philosophical insights into the study of education.This programme provides opportunities to engage with significant questions, issues and debates within education studies. Students advance their analytical skills, deepen theirunderstanding of educational theory and methodology, and develop their capacity to reflect critically on professional practice.Drawing upon differing disciplines and schools of thought, including sociology, law, philosophy, political theory and feminism, the programme invites students to analyse educational experiences, values and practices in ways that are creative, rigorous and rewarding. Students examine the politics of educational policy and practice in relation to questions of social justice, identity, gender, race and the teaching of diverse groups of students. The aim is to engage students with a diverse range of intellectual resources so they might situate themselves in ongoing dialogues about education that are themselves educative.... [-]


MA Cultural and Arts Management

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Cultural and Arts Management is particularly relevant to students who already work in the creative industries and are interested in professional development... [+]

MA Cultural and Arts Management

 

MA Cultural and Arts Management is particularly relevant to students who already work in the creative industries and are interested in professional development or those interested in a career in that sector, be it on a freelance basis, to work for small cultural operators like arts venues or to work in large organisations like the Arts Council.The programme has been designed in partnership and in consultation with local, regional and national employers in the arts and cultural industries. The aim is to develop an understanding of management in the creative industries as it is a particular business environment with several specificities, such as the implications of cultural policy and agendas of social inclusion and sustainability.Some modules concentrate on the microenvironment (the internal environment of arts and cultural organisations), others on the macroenvironment (the context in which arts and cultural organisations operate) and students also have a flexible module enabling them to focus on a sector or area of their choice (for further professional developmentpurposes). Students can also develop workrelated projects, for example if they want to set up their own company or develop a freelance career.... [-]


MA Creative and Critical Writing

University of Winchester
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Winchester + 1 more

MA Creative and Critical Writing offers students the opportunity to develop their creative writing in a stimulating and supportive environment that encourages both... [+]

MA Creative and Critical Writing

 

MA Creative and Critical Writing offers students the opportunity to develop their creative writing in a stimulating and supportive environment that encourages both creative exploration and critical awareness.Students develop creative work in progress, give and receive feedback and produce new writing. The programme encourages students to discuss the work of established writers and consider the theoretical, social and cultural contexts of contemporary writing. Students undertake four core modules and choose two optional modules taken from the genre-based modules, which creatively and critically explore the structures of a particular genre of writing.Publishing Project is a module in which all students develop a writing project to the point of submission for publication. This could involve, for example, newer forms of publishing such as blogs or more traditional forms such as the development of pieces of short fiction along with cover letters for submission to appropriate literary journals or magazines.... [-]


MA Interior Design

University of Portsmouth
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Portsmouth + 1 more

This Master’s degree is ideal for recent graduates who want to specialise or redirect their skills in twenty-first century interior design challenges. [+]

Masters of Arts 2017/2018 in Hampshire United Kingdom. MA Interior Design (2015 entry) This course allows you to develop and grow your own creative practice whilst positioning yourself within a theoretical context. You will engage in the exploration of space conceptually and pragmatically, encouraging your own response to the functionality and visual design of existing sites. You’ll also inspect the consideration of materiality and the relationship of the interior idea to architecture. On this course you can: Have the opportunity to 'earn and learn' by working on real life contracts through our Projects Office. This experience will enable you to develop your professional portfolio. Develop a personal area of study, get involved with some regional regeneration projects and test and develop your ideas and your interior research. What opportunities might this lead to? Interior design can be transient or durable, small or large, can engage at a detailed product design level or at an urban level, but at whichever level, the demand for skilled professionals is increasing, as is the requirement for innovative sustainable designs. This course provides a firm grounding for employment in a range of design offices, as well as other property-related jobs. Here are some routes our graduates have pursued: interior design practice exhibition design retail consultant working for local and public authorities teaching in HE Entry requirements A good honours degree in interior design, Architecture or a related subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. A portfolio of professional work is required. English language requirements English... [-]