An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.
MAs in the Norfolk in the United Kingdom
Achieving innovation in contemporary fashion design requires creativity driven by technical excellence. The MA Fashion at NUCA emphasises the strong interdependence between creative skills, craft [+]
Achieving innovation in contemporary fashion design requires creativity driven by technical excellence. The MA Fashion at NUCA emphasises the strong interdependence between creative skills, craft technique, attention to detail and refinement.
With a focus on preparing you both intellectually and professionally for employment, the course supports students who aspire to become leaders in their chosen field within the creative industries. The MA course team encourage students to master traditional skills and couture techniques while developing innovative, conceptual designs. A thorough understanding of technical skills such as pattern cutting, bespoke tailoring, haute couture, draping, garment construction and hand and machine finishing techniques are the hallmark of this professionally focused degree which responds to the requirements on the industry.... [-]
Communication Design touches on every aspect of 21st century life. It is of fundamental importance to the way we relate to each other and our environment [+]
MA Communication Design
Communication Design touches on every aspect of 21st century life. It is of fundamental importance to the way we relate to each other and our environment.
This ideas driven, industry focused course will support your intellectual curiosity and equip you with the relevant skills to become an outstanding practitioner in the international design community. NUCA has established a strong reputation for the strength of its graphic and communication design expertise. Graduates find their NUCA credentials are very attractive to potential employers and many former students hold positions in leading design agencies.
This MA will challenge you to reflect on your existing practice and push your ideas as you immerse yourself in current research and trends within the sector. Working alongside academic staff you will be supported to address the professional, theoretical, ethical, technical, conceptual and visual aspects of design. Drawing on our substantial industry standard resources you may work in areas including; image making, typography, web design, product packaging and information design. Ideas generation and experimentation, problem solving and reflection are key skills that will be nurtured throughout this programme.... [-]