While studying for an MPhil or PhD, you will be expected to undertake independent research in an area of your choice, supervised and supported by a team of academics. You will have access to a range of training opportunities provided by the University which aim to develop your research skills.
Example research areas:
- Design research through practice
- Social design
- Art and Design histories
- Contemporary curatorial practice
- Fine Art research through practice
- Contemporary Art Practice
- Art and text
- Materials led design
You can join an international research community within the College of Arts, where you can benefit from an interdisciplinary ethos and expertise in art, contemporary curatorial practice, conservation, cultural heritage, sustainability and design across the Schools of History & Heritage, Fine & Performing Arts, Film & Media and Architecture & Design. You will have the chance to present your work at postgraduate seminars, attend conferences and aim to get your work published in refereed journals.