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4134F - Creative Arts Practice MA

Creative Arts Practice MA

Develop your creative identity and engage with digital culture through the MA in Creative Arts Practice.

Course suspension

Our Creative Arts Practice MA has been suspended for 2021 entry. This means that we won’t be able to accept applications for 2021 entry.

Depending on your background, you can apply for other courses for 2021 entry related to your subject of interest, such as:


Join a community of professional artists, designers, musicians and performers. We work together to develop and diversify our work.

This creative arts degree is based in Culture Lab, our home for creative digital practice. We're a research community at the forefront of thinking about how creative practice can generate new kinds of knowledge.

You'll be situated in the heart of Newcastle's city-centre campus, close to the city's vibrant art scene. This makes it a great place to study digital creative arts.

The course is designed for graduates from any form of creative practice. Your chosen creative practice could be:

  • live electronic performance
  • digital art practice
  • film making
  • creative writing
  • experimental music
  • creative enterprise

The Newcastle University Institute for Creative Arts Practice brings together the creativity from within our world-class research-intensive University. We'll encourage you to collaborate and create work that has a global significance. We offer a supportive environment where collaborative and interdisciplinary creative projects can thrive.

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Open days and events

Open days

The situation with Covid-19 means that we're unable to hold open days on campus. However, you don’t have to visit in person to experience Newcastle.

From the comfort of your sofa you'll be able to:

  • explore our beautiful campus
  • find out about our vibrant city
  • discover what students think about studying at Newcastle

You'll also have the opportunity to speak to academic staff and find out more about the courses you're interested in.

Find out about upcoming postgraduate open days


We regularly travel overseas to meet with students interested in studying at Newcastle University.

We also hold various online and virtual events.

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Get in touch

Questions about this course?

If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:

Dr Tom Schofield
Culture Lab
Newcastle University
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4635


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