Why Master of Management (Arts and Cultural Management)
Why this Degree
Offered in conjunction with the Adelaide Festival Centre, this degree equips students with the diverse business skills and knowledge required to manage successful arts and cultural organisations, programs, festivals, events and venues.
You will work with the Asia-Pacific Centre for Arts and Cultural Leadership – a UniSA and Adelaide Festival Centre joint venture at the forefront of the arts and in engagement with the Asia-Pacific. A focus of the centre is to train and educate younger arts and cultural managers, and also more senior leaders, to world-class levels.
You will study areas such as arts management and philanthropy, and arts and cultural events management. As a graduate, you can rest assured that this is a globally competitive degree that is respected internationally for its quality and relevance to industry. You will be equipped with the knowledge and experience to succeed as a leader within the arts and cultural sectors, enabling you to address the challenges of sustainability that build relationships with audiences and industry stakeholders to enhance cultural vitality.
Study in the capital of the Festival State of South Australia, home to some of the largest arts and cultural festivals and named the City of Music by the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN).
UniSA’s joint initiative with the Adelaide Festival Centre places this master degree at the forefront of arts, culture and education in Australia. The Asia Pacific Centre for Arts and Cultural Leadership works to ensure Adelaide becomes the hub of arts and cultural partnership activities in the Asia Pacific region. This will further enhance your career prospects locally and abroad. We also host regular University-wide employee master classes and employment expos, and alumni events in Australia and overseas.
Executive Partner Programme
Have you ever considered having a business mentor? As part of your studies, you can apply for our Executive Partner Programme. This is a unique opportunity for our postgraduate students to engage with highly successful industry executives to enhance their studies and career. Our Executive Partners are either active, semi-retired or recently retired business professionals who have a wealth of knowledge and want to help you achieve your goals.