VCS + Curatorial Practice

The following is the three-year curriculum for the Visual and Critical Studies (MA) + Curatorial Practice (MA) dual-degree option beginning Fall 2015:

First Year

Fall (15 units)

  • Contemporary Art History & Theory (3 units)
  • Curatorial Models 1 (3 units)
  • Judgement & Criticism (3 units)
  • Professional Development 1 (3 units)
  • Strategies (3 units)

Spring (15 units)

  • Critical Theory & Art History (3 units)
  • Curatorial Models 2 (3 units)
  • Exhibition Practice (3 units)
  • Professional Development 2 (0 units)
  • Perceptions (3 units)
  • Voices (3 units)

 

Second Year

Fall (13.5 units)

  • Curatorial Critique (3 units)
  • Exhibition Project 1 (3 units)
  • Exhibition Project 2 (3 units)
  • Identities (3 units)
  • Dual Degree Seminar (1.5 units)

Spring (10.5 units)

  • Exhibition Project 3 (3 units)
  • Exhibition Project 4 (3 units)
  • Sites (3 units)
  • Dual Degree Seminar (1.5 units)

 

Third Year

Fall (9 units)

  • Master's Project 1 (3 units)
  • Elective (3 units)
  • Elective (3 units)

​Spring (9 units)

  • Master's Project 2 (3 units)
  • Master's Project 3 (3 units)
  • Elective (3 units)
     

Total: 72 total units