This course prepares you for careers in academia; museums; galleries; the commercial art market; broadcasting; media; publishing; creative technology; advertising; PR; picture research; archiving and librarianship; arts administration and policy-making.
Your knowledge of the creative industries will enable you to understand, interpret, organise and communicate art and design practice today.
Our graduates work in organisations such as: the Barbican; Foundling Museum; Hauser and Wirth; National Archives; Open City; Transport Museum; and the V&A Museum.
Graduates have also set up their own consultancies and events companies and pursued careers in academia and research.
In addition to building expertise in your own discipline, our courses will also help you to develop key transferable skills that you'll need for professional life or further study once you graduate.
As well as a range of careers and employability activities at Kingston, we also offer you the chance to apply and develop your skills in live contexts as an integral part of your course. Opportunities include:
In your final year, you'll get the opportunity to complete a major 'capstone' project where you can apply the knowledge and skills you have acquired to a range of real issues in different contexts. This is a great way to learn and is a valuable bridge to employment or further research at masters level.
We are a university associate of the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA).