After an initial diagnostic period, critical approaches and design methodologies will help your personal development through engagement with external facing ‘live’ projects, collaborative working with both university and other professional organisations, diverse workshop facilities, and a team of academic and technical staff who are all active in a range of professional fields.
What's covered in the course?
The BA Art and Design (Hons) course Birmingham City University covers interdisciplinary approaches to practices in contemporary, art, design and craft.
You will work on studio and live projects to develop your own practice, whether your interest lies in photography, installation, print, digital media, sculpture, illustration, curatorial practice, textiles, drawing, sound, graphic design, public art or three-dimensional design.Working closely with academic and technical staff, you will develop new skills and approaches to projects which help you gain confidence, helping you to uncover your own strengths and interests.
Enhancing employability skills
You will learn of range of skills which will be key to enhancing your future employability.
Specifically you will learn to:
- Develop your own practice and how to analyse this in relation to future employment options.
- Identify the relationship of theory to practice and how this can be used to develop your own individual identity.
- Negotiate, plan exhibit and present to a professional standard.
- Work independently and collaboratively.
- Be a self-motivated, organised, effective learner.
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- Introduction to Art and Design Practice 1: The Workshop
- Introduction to Art and Design Practice 2: The Studio
- Introduction to Art and Design Practice 3: The World
- Introduction to Contemporary and Historical Contexts
- Collaborative Practice
- Establishing Art and Design Practice 1
- Establishing Contemporary and Historical Contexts
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesVisual Arts Art History View 584 other Masters in Visual Arts in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- BBC at A-Level or 112 UCAS tariff points from A/AS Level with a minimum of 2 A-LevelsAccess to Higher Education DiplomaPass overall with 60 credits, 45 at Level 3 and 15 at Level 2. Must be in a relevant subject pathway
International13200 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13200 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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