|Programme Duration:||1,5 years|
|Programme Workload:||62 CP / 93 ECTS CP|
|Admission Requirements:||Professional Bachelor’s degree in Art, or|
Diploma of higher professional education in Art which corresponds to the second-level, or equal to it, education in the field of art.
|Obtainable Degree:||Professional Master’s Degree in Art|
|Place of the Programme Implementation:||Daugavpils University, 1/3 Saules Street|
|Form of the Programme Implementation:||full-time studies|
|Programme Director:||Professor, Dr. paed. Aleksandra Šļahova|
|Study course descriptions||Studiju kursu apraksti|
The aim of the professional higher education master’s study programme “Art” is to provide the opportunity for the graduates of both Daugavpils University and other higher education institutions:
To achieve this aim the following tasks have been set:
The tasks are to be carried out by giving the master students theoretical knowledge in theory of art, psychology and philosophy, by practically developing their skills in the selected art specialization and improving knowledge, skills and abilities during their qualification practice.
During the acquisition of master’s study programme the students increase and broaden their knowledge, skills and competence in the field of art.
The programme is aimed at extended acquisition of theoretical and practical knowledge in art sub-branches, at developing deeper understanding of history of art and culture, philosophy and psychology of art. Having successfully implemented the programme and completed the study courses the students will demonstrate understanding about documents regulating the work of art companies, art institutions and scientific research as well as those concerning the labour legislation; they will be competent in issues pertaining to the organization of art companies and work environment as well as in issues of developing social relations; they will demonstrate competence in information technologies and topical contemporary global and local problems in the field of art as well as will be able to offer solutions to these problems.
The implementation of the study programme and acquisition of study courses are based on the previously obtained social, communicative and educational skills and simultaneously promote the improvement of these skills as well as provide the development of such new and complicated skills as:
1. Common skills of the branch:
2. Art specialist skills:
3. Skills relating to the development of specialist’s personality:
skills of self-evaluation;
During their studies in the programme the students acquire professional competence which is reflected in their skills and also characterize art specialist with master’s degree as a person having comprehensive knowledge about conceptual aspects of creative work; understanding about artist’s role in the society; a person who has obtained professional fundamentals for active participation in contemporary art and design processes, in developing art projects and implementation and presentation of creative ideas.