MSc Creative and Cultural Industries Management
Sheffield University Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences
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About the course
Course description 2017
Sheffield may be one of the best places in the UK to take a course like this. The percentage of people working in the creative industries here is much higher than the national average. We have the best theatre scene outside London, the largest independent cinema, and galleries with links to the Tate and the VandA.
This course provides general training in management with the emphasis on understanding and managing creative enterprises and cultural organisations.
There are field trips and guest lecturers from the industries. You can also apply to base your dissertation on a project with a high profile arts organisation or event in the city.
- Introduction to the Creative and Cultural Industries
- Critical Theories and Concepts in the Cultural and Creative Industries
- Cultural Marketing
- Accounting and Financial Management
- Research Methods
- Managing Museums and Cultural Heritage Sites
- Fundraising Management: sponsorship, philanthropy and the state
- Managing Creative Brands
- Managing Festivals, Events and Creative Performances
Examples of optional modules
One of the following:
- Arts Fairs, Festivals and Exhibitions
- Heritage, Place and Community
- Music Management Environments
Lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning, and web-based discussion groups.
Individual assignments, group projects, end-of-semester examinations and a dissertation.
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 or an approved professional qualification.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.
Fees and funding
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