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  • Course Code:ART6852
  • Course Type :Standard
  • Course Fee:£15,900 Per Year
  • Duration:3 Years
  • Course Location:Northampton, UK
  • Course Delivery :Online

BA (Hons) Fine Arts Painting and Drawing

Art & Design


This specialist course gives you the chance to explore contemporary approaches to painting and
drawing as well as a range of other disciplines. You will build your confidence with painting and
drawing, informed by historical and contemporary references, cultural and social contexts and the
professional requirements you will need to meet when you graduate.



The Qualifications have developed the learner’s ability to:

  • Give you the opportunity to explore the practices of painting and drawing in depth,
    developing an awareness of historical precedent and contemporary issues, which would
    not be available to you in a multi-disciplinary art course.
  • Develop a creative and critical intelligence capable of integrating innovative thinking with
    practical ability.
  • Give you an informed and critical understanding of contemporary practices and debates.



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.



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 subjects

We 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
  • With professional experience looking to change careers through work-based learning.



  • Extended Studio Practice and Context
  •  Introduction to Media Practice
  •  Introduction to Drawing
  •  Understanding the Visual
  •  Painting and Drawing 40
  •  Professional Studies



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



Learners completing this course can progress to:

  • Level 7 Master in Arts




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 ( Our team will continue to answer all your enquiries via chat and social media. Thank you

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