36 months
23610 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The BA Fine Art – Computational Arts (Hons) at the University of the Arts London (UAL) will introduce you to new technologies that are changing the interface between art and culture.

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The BA Fine Art – Computational Arts (Hons) at the University of the Arts London (UAL) opens up a reflexive understanding of time and space as generated from avant-garde moving image practices to begin to innovate from a creative digital perspective. The course begins by testing and questioning the potential and impact of emerging technologies on visual culture and their societal implications.

What to expect

  • You will explore human computer interaction, artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Engage with debates around digital citizenship, ‘the cyborg’ and big data in order to articulate and contextualise your practice in an ethical, relevant and sustainable way
  • You will draw upon creative computing technologies and discourses to develop a fine art practice that explores the understanding of time and space
  • Your time to be divided between the fine art studios and the Creative Computing Institute (CCI), with some of your technical teaching taking place within the CCI
  • Structured activities to expand your awareness of the digital possibilities for fine art as an expanded field of practice
  • Practical skills-enhancing workshops that will introduce you to the principles of creative coding

Programme Structure


  • Creative coding and practice
  • Computational ideas into practice
  • Activating practice
  •  Working for a context
  • Collaborative and collective practices
  • Machine learning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The standard minimum entry requirements for this course are one or a combination of the following qualifications:

  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art and Design (Level 3 or 4)
  • 2 A Levels at grade C or above
  • Merit, Pass, Pass (MPP) at BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Pass at UAL Extended Diploma
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • Or equivalent EU/International qualifications, such as International Baccalaureate Diploma at 24 points minimum
  • And 3 GCSE passes at grade 4 or above (grade A*-C)

Entry to this course will also be determined by the quality of your application, looking primarily at your portfolio of work, personal statement and reference.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23610 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23610 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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