General information

Academic year: 2022/2023

Level: Master

Type: Official Master's Degree

ECTS Credits: 60

Programme orientation Research

Length of programme (full time): 1 YEAR

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face

Level of qualification: Máster (MECES level 3 - EQF level 7)

Model of study: Full-time (42-60 ECTS per school year)

Work placement: Yes

Language(s) of instruction Spanish

More info: programme website

Programme coordinator


Faculty of Fine Arts / Granada campus

Field(s) of education and training (ISCED-F)

  • Fine arts (0213)


Students who have completed the second cycle have the following competences:
– They possess and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity for originality in the development and/or application of ideas, often in a research context.
– They are able to apply their acquired knowledge and problem-solving skills in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study.
– They are able to integrate knowledge and deal with the complexity of making judgements on the basis of incomplete or limited information, including reflections on the social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgements.
– They know how to communicate their conclusions, and the knowledge and ultimate reasons behind them, to specialist and non-specialist audiences in a clear and unambiguous way.
– They possess the learning skills to enable them to continue studying in a largely self-directed or autonomous manner.

Programme qualification

Name of title awarded in original language

Máster Universitario en Producción e Investigación en Arte

Qualification requirements

60 minimum credits

Programme courses

Course NameYearPeriod
Abstraction and Geometry: The Alhambra 1st Year 1st Semester
Art as Role Play: Repression of Figurativism and Art Invention 1st Year 1st Semester
Art System and Cultural Practices 1st Year 1st Semester
Artistic Project and Creative Territory 1st Year 2nd Semester
Artistic Research: Processes and Projects 1st Year 1st Semester
Contemporary Art, Illustration and Cultural Identity 1st Year 1st Semester
Digital Art and Guidelines for Analysis 1st Year 1st Semester
Drawings of Time: From 18th Dynasty Theban Tomb Drawings to 21st Century Drawing 1st Year Yearly
Existence and Nihilism: Keys to Understand the Link between Philosophy and Art in the Contemporary World 1st Year 1st Semester
Expressions of Contemporary Aesthetic Thought and its Interdisciplinary Manifestations 1st Year 1st Semester
Ideas Lab: Modern and Postmodern Legacies in Today's Art 1st Year 1st Semester
Image Cultural Construction in Art 1st Year 1st Semester
Intensive Live Art Laboratory 1st Year 1st Semester
Maps of the Body 1st Year 1st Semester
Master's Dissertation 1st Year 2nd Semester
Materials in Art 1st Year 1st Semester
Narrativity, Sense and Critique: Artwork Presence and Active Legacy 1st Year 2nd Semester
Passers-by: The Arts in Times of Evictions 1st Year 1st Semester
Positioning as a Prelude to Hypothesis 1st Year 1st Semester
Production and Market in Contemporary Art 1st Year 2nd Semester
Public Art in Germany 1st Year 2nd Semester
Reality as a Ritual: Poetics and Visual Language in Today's Culture 1st Year 2nd Semester
The Artist and Happiness: Poetic Logic to Interact with Reality 1st Year 1st Semester
The Artwork: Meeting Place and Significance 1st Year 1st Semester
We [I] Others: I Among Us 1st Year 1st Semester
Work Placement 1st Year Yearly


Specialisation name

– No Specialisation

Admission information

Access to Master’s Degree programmes is granted to holders of:
A.1. A Spanish official university degree.
A.2. A degree issued by a Higher Education institution from another European Higher Education Area Member State which allows access to Master Degree’s programmes in that State.
A.3. A degree from a non-EHEA education system, upon verification by the Spanish University that the aforementioned degree accredits an equivalent education level to that of a Spanish university degree and allows access to postgraduate programmes in the issuing country.
A.4. A Spanish Bachelor in Advanced Artistic Education.
A.5. Official Spanish university degrees of Diplomado, Arquitecto Técnico, Ingeniero Técnico, Licenciado, Arquitecto, Ingeniero, Graduado or Máster Universitario.

General regulations

Grading scale
In the Spanish university system, modules/courses are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points with the following qualitative equivalence:
0-4,9: «suspenso»; 5-6,9: «aprobado»; 7-8,9: «notable»; 9-10: «sobresaliente». A special mention, «Matrícula de Honor» may be granted to up to 5% of the students in a group provided they have got a «sobresaliente». To pass a module/course is necessary to get at least 5 points.
In cases of recognition of ECTS, professional experience, cultural or sports activities, or student representation no grading will be recorded but, where appropriate, the word «Apto».


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