36 months
28800 AUD/year
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Studying a Bachelor of Visual Arts at University of Wollongong will allow you to explore diverse materials, processes and practices in an intensive, hands-on environment drawing on a range of studio practices from the established to the emerging, the analogue and the digital, from 2D to object and time-based works.


The Visual Arts major at University of Wollongong equips you with a sound knowledge of contemporary art practices and art history and theory within Australia and internationally. 

It also offers you the opportunity to take minors and electives that broaden your career opportunities such as, for instance, Creative Writing, Media Arts, Technical Theatre, Music Production, Photography, English Literature or languages.

What you will study

  • This flexible degree equips you with technical skills and best-practice processes in studio practice and related theory and history studies. 
  • The studio processes cover textiles, painting and sculpture. You'll also receive a strong foundation in visual and design concepts and then work towards your chosen area of specialisation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Objects that Changed the World
  • Visual Arts Studio
  • Multiple Modernisms
  • The Future of Art and Design 
  • Visual Arts Workshop 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a qualification equivalent to the completion of 13 years of schooling in Australia.
  • In order to succeed in your chosen course, it is assumed you have completed relevant subjects in your senior high school studies or other relevant qualifications.
  • CRICOS: 001709K

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14400 AUD per semester during 36 months.

Commonwealth supported students are required to pay a student contribution amount towards the cost of their course.

Living costs for Wollongong

1600 - 2200 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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