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Course Information

  • Study Level:BA (Hons)
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • Application Deadline:July 2020
  • Duration:3 Years
  • Course Fee :£22,900 per year
  • Earn While You Learn: £8.50p/h
  • Course Location:Birmingham,UK
  • Course Code:ART6041

BA (Hons) Fine Arts

Art & Design

Overview:

Our Fine Art undergraduate course gives you the chance to explore contemporary approaches to fine art across a range of disciplines, making use of our excellent resources for printmaking, painting, photography, digital arts, video and sculpture. You will build confidence with various media, informed by historical and contemporary references, cultural and social contexts and the professional requirements you will need to meet when you graduate. We encourage our students to engage in live projects, competitions and exhibitions throughout the course.

 

 

Description

The Qualifications have developed the learner’s ability to:

  • Give you an informed and critical understanding of contemporary practices and debates, encouraging the development of your creative and critical intelligence and showing you how to integrate innovative thinking with practical ability.
  • Explore and question the nature of any given medium and/or hybrid practices and you will have the opportunity to explore art as an instrument for social change and a way of improving our society and culture.

 

Module Structure

  • Understanding the Visual
  •  Introduction to Media Practice
  • Extended Studio Practice and Context
  •  Introduction to Drawing in Fine Art Practice
  • Professional Studies
  •  Media Practice 2
  •  Fine Art Practice 2

 

Degree+ Trainee Opportunities

Below are examples of potential career opportunities you could explore:

  • Trainee Commercial Art Gallery Manager
  • Trainee Community Arts Worker
  • Trainee Exhibition Designer
  • Trainee Fine Artist
  • Trainee Illustrator

Entry requirements:

The qualification can be offered to Learners from age 18. The Learners need to ensure that they have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment.

 

English language requirements:

The Qualifications have been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression:

  • IELTS minimum 5.0- 6.5 overall with no fail where English is not the students’ first language. •
  • Minimum 3A Levels or equivalent qualification.
  •  Pass 5 GCSE subjectsWe consider applicants:

Who have demonstrated some ability and possess Qualifications at Level 3, for example ‘A’ Levels or vocational awards;

  •  Who have spent some time in an organisational role and wish to develop their careers further
  • With professional experience looking to change careers through work-based learning.

COVID-19 UPDATE

Due to social distancing measures currently in place, we have now suspended all applications for Degree+ and Professional+ Advance programmes until further notice. Staff and student welfare is something we take very seriously, which is why we have taken the decision to close our offices to keep everyone safe. But our commitment to the Future Careers community means we will continue to deliver careers education online through Future Careers International College (fcic.org.uk). Our team will continue to answer all your enquiries via chat and social media. Thank you

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