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We're ranked 22nd in the world for Arts and Humanities in the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject.
The Graduate Diploma in Art Curating will provide you with a rich combination of core academic skills, historical knowledge, critical insight and community-engaged experience, creating pathways to careers and professional development in art institutions of all types.
You will explore and analyse traditional institutions such as museums and galleries, as well as the expanding field of contemporary curating and its wide range of non-traditional exhibition spaces, including artist-run and community art spaces, public art projects, festivals and commercial spaces.
Why study with us?
Taught partly at Sydney College of the Arts, you will have access to our gallery spaces, art studios, practical expertise and shared postgraduate culture. You will benefit from collaboration with eminent institutions including the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. We offer excellent resources, including the Schaeffer Library Australia's finest dedicated modern and contemporary art library.
Enjoy a vibrant calendar of social events, research seminars, an active student association and access to the University's art collections and galleries.
Graduates will possess a strong foundation in the history of art museums and their cultural impact, and an awareness of the changing nature and role of curators in society and the current challenges they face.
Admission to candidature for the Graduate Diploma in Art Curating requires:
IELTS 7.0 – no band below 6.0
Camperdown/ Darlington campus