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Study History, Art History, Heritage, Philosophy or American Studies at Sussex, a research-led university

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Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

Deepen your understanding of the history of art and gain the skills necessary for advanced research and critical analysis.

You can take advantage of local sites of art-historical interest such as: 

  • extensive collections in the Royal Pavilion and the museums of Brighton & Hove
  • local historic houses and collections such as Charleston and Petworth
  • contemporary art galleries along the South Coast, such as Towner (Eastbourne), the De La Warr Pavilion (Bexhill-on-Sea) and the Jerwood Gallery (Hastings). 

You’ll work with the rich array of sources held in The Keep, a world-class centre for archives on our doorstep. We encourage you to take part in our regular research seminars and events involving curators, scholars and artists.

Why choose this course?

  • 100% of our research was rated

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Entry Requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should be in art history or another relevant humanities or social sciences subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.


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