History of Art, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
  • 535
    Tuition (Semester)
    535
    Tuition (Semester)
  • French
    Language
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The Master of Arts allows students to acquire the knowledge and techniques required for a better grasp of contemporary realities, giving meaning to the intellectual wealth created by mankind over the centuries.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The Master of Arts degree offers training in the following disciplines:

  • Cinema
  • Classical Studies
  • Computer Science for the Humanities
  • English
  • French as a Foreign Language
  • German
  • History
  • History of Art
  • History of Religions
  • Italian
  • Language and Communication Studies
  • Medieval French
  • Modern French
  • Philosophy
  • Slavic Studies
  • Spanish
  • South Asian Languages and Cultures

At the end of the first year, students decide in which discipline they will complete their dissertation and whether to choose a Master of Arts worth 90 ECTS credits or a Master of Arts with specialisation worth 120 ECTS credits.

Career Prospects

Master of Arts students develop numerous skills that are beneficial in the professional world: independence, sense of responsibility and organisation, discernment, analytical and argumentation skills, mastery of written and oral expression.

These assets are greatly appreciated in today’s society and in fields such as the media and communications, international organisations, cultural institutions, museums, teaching, and the public and private sectors.

Programme Structure

Main discipline

  • In principle, this is a continuation of one of the core disciplines of the Bachelor’s degree. 30 ECTS credits

Secondary discipline

  • In principle, this is a continuation of the second core discipline of the Bachelor’s degree.

or Complementary

  • discipline In principle, this is a continuation of the complementary discipline of the Bachelor’s degree.

or Options programme

  • The Options Programme operates essentially as an extension of the main discipline. As such, it allows the construction of a single-discipline

Master’s programme.

  • 30 ECTS credits

Dissertation

  • In the main discipline. 30 ECTS credits

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Credits (ECTS)
    90 ECTS
  • Duration full-time 18 months
  • Languages
    • French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Full-time

Academic Requirements

Candidates are eligible for enrolment in a Master programme if they hold a Bachelor degree awarded by a Swiss university or another university qualification deemed equivalent by the Rectorate in the corresponding discipline.

Candidates holding a HES* Bachelor are admitted subject to catch up the missing theoretical bases during the Master programme.

*Haute Ecole Spécialisée

Candidates with a Bachelor in a different field from the chosen Master programme are admitted on the condition of catching up the theoretical bases before starting their studies.

The faculty regulations or study plans specify the essential theoretical bases.

Teaching language
  • French and/or the language of the discipline studied. Recommended level: C1.

Tuition Fee Per Semester

  • EUR 535 International
  • EUR 535 EEA
  • CHF 580 per semester
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