Cultural Organisations Management MSc

Description

 

Description:

The course offers specialized knowledge to current cultural administrators and to those planning to work in the field of cultural management.

Upon completion of the program the students should be able to:

  • Master the concepts of culture, cultural industries, cultural policies, management and administration.
  • Investigate the different tools through which cultural administration, cultural policies and cultural communication are implemented.
  • Analyse trends for cultural administration, management and communication in the context of cultural institutions and cultural activities.
  • Describe the function of the cultural economy along with the methods for cultural promotion in a digital context. 
  • Examine the structure of cultural institutions and the legal context in which they operate.  
  • Develop research skills and critical abilities in order to work as cultural managers, design cultural policies and develop financial plans and communication strategies for the promotion of cultural products and institutions.

Programme ECTS credits: 120

Duration of the programme: The minimum duration of the programme is three (3) years.

Language: The programme is offered in Greek.

Classification according to ISCED-2011 of UNESCO:

  • based on the field of Education: 34 Business Administration
  • based on the level of Education: 7    

Classification according to ISCED-2013 of UNESCO:

  • based on the field of Education: 0314 - Sociology and Cultural Studies

Course Director

George Gantzias, Professor Cultural Policy and Management, School of Social Science, Hellenic Open University, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Foundation

 

The Cultural Organisations Management course was founded in 2004 and offers 4 course modules.

 

Prerequisites

Applicants to the Cultural Organisations Management course must possess an undergraduate degree in a related field from a Greek Public University, a Technological Educational Institute or an equivalent degree. 

Knowledge of English language at Β2 level is required.

Note:

Where previously mentioned:

a. Graduates of Universities or Technological Educational Institutes’ departments are all the degree holders of Greek Universities and Technological Educational Institutes’ departments as well as anyone with equivalent foreign degree recognised by the Hellenic NARIC (Hellenic National Academic Recognition and Information Center – DOATAP/former DIKATSA) or the Technical Training Institute (ITE), respectively, or holders of the first cycle of study of the above-mentioned departments of accredited foreign institutions*.

b. Graduates of Universities or Technological Educational Institutes are all the degree holders of Greek Universities or Technological Educational Institutes, as well as anyone with equivalent foreign degree recognised by the Hellenic NARIC (Hellenic National Academic Recognition and Information Center – DOATAP/former DIKATSA) or the Technical Training Institute (ITE), respectively, or holders of the first cycle of study of accredited foreign institutions*.

The term “Universities” refers to University Schools, Technical Universities and the School of Fine Arts.

*N.B.: Pursuant to par. 7, art. 34 of Law No. 4485/2017 “No Postgraduate Diploma shall be awarded to a student whose first cycle degree from a foreign institution has not been recognised by the Hellenic National Academic Recognition and Information Center (Hellenic NARIC), under Law No. 3328/2005 (Α80)”.

 

Studies Regulations

All students are required to abide by the Hellenic Open University Studies Regulations.

There are currently no specified regulations for this course to add to the existing University Studies Regulations.

Contact

Course Director

George Gantzias, Professor Cultural Policy and Management, School of Social Science, Hellenic Open University, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For further information regarding the Course contact:
Registry
Τel.: 2610 367342 - Fax: 2610 367110, 2610 367650 - e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Call Centre for General Inquiries
Τel.: 2610 367300, Fax: 2610 367110, 2610 367650, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.