01.06.2010

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: MA IN CULTURAL PRODUCTION

NEW INTERNATIONAL AND TRANSDISCIPLINARY MASTER PROGRAMME at the University of Salzburg in cooperation with the University Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria Details: http://www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/ma-cp Application deadline for the 2010-2011 Academic Year: June 30th

As a postgraduate programme over 2,5 years (blocked sessions, held in English) the MA comprises five semesters. The transdisciplinary curriculum is laid out at the intersections of art practice, cultural and communication studies, and a social science approach to economy. Cluster topics in relation to Space & Location, Vision & Change and Networks & Decentralisation allow for specialisation in one of the central fields of cultural production. Drawing on participants own professional interests, individual projects are constantly developed further and implemented in their contextual complexity. The programme includes a 3-week internship, individual coaching and a Master thesis.

Lecturers (selected):Hildegund Amanshauser, Annette Baldauf, Ute Meta Bauer, Jens Badura, Diedrich Diederichson, Elisabeth Klaus, Carmen Mörsch, Nicky de Plessir, Robert Pfaller, David Röthler.

The programme costs €2500 per term, each term paid in advance. Partial Scholarships are offered. The application deadline for the academic year 2010-2011 is June 30th, 2010.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS. If you would like to apply for the MA in Cultural Production please send us the following documents in digital form and via mail:_Application form: (download: www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/ma-cp) including 1 passport photograph_Letter of motivation: Your reasons and interests (approximately 1-2 pages)_Curriculum vitae: best in chronological form_Copies of degrees: Copy of your exam(s) (at least bachelor degree)_Evidence of work experience: Evidence of former or recent employment_Letter of recommendation: One or preferably two letters of recommendation e.g. from a former employee or someone within the academic field_Copy of passport(PARTIAL) SCHOLARSHIPS

For the start of the new MA in Cultural Production two partial scholarships (each 24% off course fee) will be offered.

1) The cultural department of the `Stadt Salzburg´ offers a partial scholarship amounting to 3000€ (24% off Course Fee) for applicants from developing or/and South-eastern European countries.

2)„Schwerpunkt Wissenschaft und Kunst“ offers a partial scholarship amounting to 3000€ (24% off Course Fee) for graduates of the University of Salzburg and the Mozarteum University and for graduates of their respective Partner Universities.

You are eligible for these scholarships if you are an university graduate (with the above requirements) and have relevant work experience in the field of Cultural Production. If your are interested in one of these partial scholarships please attach a statement of grounds to your application form.

CONTACT AND ADRESS

We are looking forward to your application. If there are any further questions please don´t hesitate to contact us.

Please send your documents to:

Schwerpunkt Wissenschaft und Kunst
MA in Cultural Production
Bergstraße 12
A 5020 Salzburg