Bath Spa University: Arts Management (MA/Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert/Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip)

InstitutionBath Spa University View institution profile
Department Bath School of Art and Design
Telephone 01225 875875
Study type Taught


This programme builds on previous experience and background, expanding students' professional arts knowledge, management skills, entrepreneurial thinking, and creative leadership skills.

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Qualification MA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Applicants normally have a good 1st degree (2.1 or above) in any academic subject. Applicants without a 1st degree may be considered if they can demonstrate considerable relevant experience; they may be asked to attend an interview. If English is not the 1st language then applicants need to provide evidence of proficiency in written and spoken English. A minimum language level of IELTS 6.5, or equivalent, is required. The British Council organises regular language tests in most countries.


On this course applicants are assessed by a variety of assessment methods that may include some or all of the following across the various modules on the course: reports on work-based assignments; research project reports; portfolios; reflective logs of evidence; reviews; proposal papers for projects, funding or events, business plans, or strategy documents; project progress reports; project evaluations; presentations.


Modules include: arts management in the 21st century; management in practice; research and writing for the arts, heritage and culture; supported placement; placement project or research project; heritage, museums and arts management: an international perspective.

Location Corsham Court and Newton Park campuses
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