Length of study:
One year full-time or two years part-time
Fees (per year):
€9,700 - State Grant up to €3,420
Fall / Spring
You’ll be introduced to the University and the technical workshops and facilities available to you. The first term includes a range of lectures and seminars and you’ll start to explore your creative practice.
Context and Method
Through a series of lectures and seminars, this unit provides an overview of a range of current debates. These will provide you with a cultural and intellectual context for the consideration of ideas in fine art and encourage your active engagement with them. Our programme addresses interdisciplinary issues across the fine arts, through discussion of theory and consideration of specific artworks and texts.
This unit is concerned with the exploration of creative practice, to help inform the detailed development of your project proposal.
During term two you begin developing your MA project, evaluating and testing out the aims of your proposal over a sustained period of self-directed study.
You’ll begin developing your project, evaluating and testing the aims of your proposal over a sustained period of self-directed study.
In the third term of the course, you’ll apply the knowledge gained through your research to create a final body of work.
You’ll apply knowledge and experience gained in previous units, to create the realisation of your final MA project. This project realisation is the culmination and consolidation of your studies in the form of a resolved piece, or body of work.
For further info on how to apply or any other queries you may have please call our Admissions team on 7000 52 50 or fill in the contact form below and a member of staff will contact you as soon as possible.
Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.
Consideration will also be given to applicants who can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project and can demonstrate their potential to satisfactorily complete the course.
For this course, we’ll require you to attend an Applicant Day and bring your portfolio for assessment. Further information on how to compile a portfolio and the specific requirements for examples of work to be included will be provided after you’ve applied.