The Master's programme in Arts and Culture (research) at Leiden University is unique in offering a two-year programme that integrates art history and theory with literary studies and media studies.
The Research Master's in Arts and Culture at Leiden University stands out from other Research Master's programmes in art history in the Netherlands by its global character, focus on design and applied arts, integrated study of the visual arts and architecture, its intense collaboration with the MA in Media Studies and the MA in Literary Studies this joint teaching programme gives you the opportunity to acquire a valuable range of skills, both disciplinary and interdisciplinary, historical and theoretical. The research master's offers a flexible programme that encourages you to adopt an interdisciplinary perspective, but also gives you considerable freedom to follow disciplinary courses within your 'home discipline'. You can focus on Art and Culture, Media Studies or Literary Studies, and can opt for an interdisciplinary focus applied to a single period (Middle Ages/Early Modern resp. Modern and Contemporary), or an approach that concentrates on a single discipline. All students follow compulsory joint theoretical and methodological courses.
This programme has a workload of 120 ECTS.
Knowledge minimum: See website www.unileidenmasters.nl
Previous education: BA degree in a relevant subject (see website www.unileidenmasters.nl for details)
Additional language requirements:
No work experience is required.
Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Global and personal: Leiden University offers a truly international environment with personal interaction and support. The university holds a leading position in many different fields, from natural sciences, life sciences, medicine and astronomy to the social and behavioural sciences, the arts, international law and non-Western languages. World-renowned for its research and education programmes, the university provides high quality education for the most motivated of students.