Studio Management. Cultural Mediation of Art

Departments of Visual Arts – School of Decoration, Painting, Sculpture

Interschool Second level degree courses

Educational objectives

The course enables students to acquire:
1) the ability to plan, coordinate and conduct free expression workshops in educational facilities, museums, places of recreation, public and private social welfare centres, with particular emphasis on the relational aspects
2) the ability to plan and organise educational activities for minors, the diversely able, the elderly and sick (in rest homes, reception and care centres, such as mental health centres or oncological, paediatric, neurological and rehabilitation centres in general) but also for users for whom a course of creative experience can provide helpful suggestions for improving efficiency and quality in the exercise of the professions
3) organisational expertise and ability in the management of exhibition spaces, the curating of events connected to the organisation and running of creative studios
4) knowledge in the field of educational counselling aimed at developing specific expertise and relational quality

Employment prospects

The qualification gives access to 1st and 2nd level University Master’s and/or other two-year 2nd level specialist courses.

The qualification of “Second level degree in Visual Arts” enables the attainment of the following teaching qualifications in secondary schools: artistic education, drawing and history of art.
As an employee or freelance, the operator of an artistic studio in the educational and social field may work for companies, institutes, public and private organisations and cooperatives that operate in the fields of Cultural Heritage, educational in general (schools, museums, libraries, educational and cultural centres, foundations etc.) and social-health care (mental health centres, hospitals, rest homes etc.).


Year Code Discipline CFA Total
1 ABST55 Cultural Anthropology 6 60
ABST59 Pedagogy and Art Education 6
ABST58 Theory of Perception and Psychology of Form
/ Psychology of Art
ABAV05 / ABAV07 / ABAV11 Painting 1 / Sculpture 1 / Decoration 1* 12
ABAV05 Painting Design 6
ABST60 Creative Practices for Children 6
M-PSI/05 Social Psychology 6
ABAV02 Experimental Chalcographic Techniques 6
ABAV12 Ceramic Techniques 4
*Elective training and learning activities 2
2 ABAV01 Elements of Morphology and Dynamics of Shape 6 60
ABST51 Contemporary Art Languages 6
ABAV05 / ABAV07 / ABAV11 Painting 1 / Sculpture 1 / Decoration 1* 6
ABST59 Teaching of Artistic Languages 12
ABST60 Integrated Expressive Techniques 6
ABST59 / ABVPA64 Literature and Illustration for Children / Exhibition Communication* 6
ABPR22 Scenic Art (Multimedia Design) 6
ABLIN71 English for Artistic Communication 4
*Elective training and learning activities 2
*Total amount of credits to be obtained with elective training and learning activities during the three years (seminars, workshops, stage…): 4
Final Project 10