Kingston University: Art Market Appraisal (professional practice) (MA)

InstitutionKingston University View institution profile
Department Architecture and Landscape
Telephone 0844 855 2177
Study type Taught


With an emphasis on understanding how the art market functions, you will be introduced to a wide range of businesses, collections and professionals. You will also study the economic and legal contexts within which professional practice is grounded, and gain the ability to apply techniques related to the valuation of objects used within industry. You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge of a particular specialist area of the art market, which may include anything from antiquities to cutting-edge contemporary art.

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Qualification MA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Applicants should hold an Honours degree or equivalent in any discipline but preferably in a related to the subject material; work experience also advantageous; interviews; applicants whose 1st language is not English need an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.


Essays, seminar papers and presentations, case studies, and major research-based project or dissertation.


Modules: Art and law; professional practice of valuation; history or the art market; dissertation; research concepts for the art appraiser; research proposal for dissertation.

Location Knights Park
Grange Road
Kingston upon Thames


EU 7800 GBP for Year 1
England 7800 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 7800 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 7800 GBP for Year 1
Wales 7800 GBP for Year 1
International 14500 GBP for Year 1

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