MFA/MA Studio Art - Programme Description

Burren College of Art Time, Space & Inspiration

Mairead Delaney
Mairead Delaney

MFA/MA Studio Art - Programme Description

  • Year 1, Semester 1
    Studio Research 1 : Introduction to Art Research Methods, 20 ECTS
    Professional Studies 1 : Introduction to Professionalism, 5 ECTS
    Historical & Critical Studies 1 : Bridging Theory and Practice, 5 ECTS
     
  • Year 1, Semester 2
    Studio Research 2 : Refinement and Coherence of Enquiry and Practice, 20 ECTS
    Professional Studies 2 : Student Selected Project, 5 ECTS
    Historical & Critical Studies 2 : Formalising Discourse, 5 ECTS
  • Year 1, Semester 3, Summer Term, For MA in Studio Art only
    Studio Research Project : The MA Exhibition, 30 ECTS
    A studio-based, independent studies module for students seeking to graduate with the award of MA.  Students develop a body of work for exhibition supported by a written Artist's Statement.
    TOTAL FOR MA IN STUDIO ART : 90 ECTS

  • Year 2, Semester 3
    Studio Research 3 : Working Towards an Exhibition, 20 ECTS
    Professional Studies 3 : Organising and Publicising an Exhibition, 5 ECTS
    Historical & Critical Studies 3 : The Dissertation, 5 ECTS

  • Year 2, Semester 4
    Studio Research 4 : The MFA Exhibition, 20 ECTS
    Professional Studies 4 : Exhibition Installation, 5 ECTS
    Historical & Critical Studies 4 : The Artist's Statement, 5 ECTS
    TOTAL FOR MFA IN STUDIO ART : 120