Goldsmiths - University of London

Creative & Cultural Entrepreneurship


The MA Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship should be attractive if you either wish to develop a business arising from an existing creative practice or to understand how to create the infrastructure and environment for new creative businesses.

This programme offers a number of pathways:

It’s an ideal Masters if you want to develop a business in one of these fields, or in new areas of the creative industries. All students bring a business idea to the programme to use as a live case study.

The Masters is taught in partnership by a number of departments within Goldsmiths and with key individuals and organizations in the creative and cultural industries sector.



Goals and Objectives

Our collective approach is to integrate entrepreneurship within the development of creative practices and to take a 'creative' approach to the development of new businesses and the infrastructure that supports them.

This programme is designed to allow you to continue to innovate, but also to provide the requisite business/entrepreneurial skills and attributes to commercialize your creative and cultural practices and/or knowledge.

You'll be able to build on a historical and theoretical understanding of cultural and creative industries and the development of a cultural economy to create your own creative initiatives, which might be research-based, policy-based, practice-based, or a combination of any or all of these.  Through the programme you will develop techniques to move your creative and critical thinking to entrepreneurial thinking.

This programme has an exit route at Postgraduate Diploma level. 


Curriculum

The programme contains four taught modules and a further dissertation/portfolio component.

You'll have a range of choices throughout the degree enabling you to design a pathway that is most relevant to your academic, business and career ambitions.

All students take modules I and III, and you can choose between options offered for your chosen pathway for modules II and IV.

Attendance is mandatory for all taught sections of the program. To encourage collaborative learning we try to teach all students together wherever possible, irrespective of their particular pathway.


Goldsmiths - University of London
New Cross
London SE14 6NW
United Kingdom

FACULTY
Gerald Lidstone
Dr. Carla Figueira

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