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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
4 - 12 years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
open-access

Course starts
September

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About Fine Art at University for the Creative Arts

The BA (Hons) Fine Art Open degree focuses on the core media within fine arts – Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Printmaking. Respecting and acknowledging the historical atelier-based, fine art approach, the course builds on and respects the traditional as well as exploring contemporary approaches in fine art practice.

This distance learning BA (Hons) Fine Art Open degree offers students the opportunity to obtain knowledge and understanding of fine art as a creative, technical and intellectual activity. Integration of theory and practice throughout the programme promotes critical reflection in accessible ways and widens the cultural, social and political contexts that frame students’ understanding of fine art and their own work. Our Fine Art degree programme offers an accessible, flexible, and well-supported course of study through which students can develop their creative voice through a range of media whilst developing a specialist understanding of the discipline.

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Entry requirements

All students need to have an appropriate standard of English to complete their chosen course of study, which will include a substantial written element. International or EU students will need to provide evidence of their ability, which could be i) prior education in the medium of English, ii) long term residency in an English speaking country or iii) one of the following international qualifications:

ELTS (International English Language Testing Service): A minimum score of 6*

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): Minimum score of 550 (Paper PBT), 213 (Computer CBT), 80 (Internet IBT).

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