Fine Art (Hons) (with Foundation Year), B.A. | Teesside University | Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Fine Art (Hons) (with Foundation Year)

48 months
15000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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A Fine Art (Hons) (with Foundation Year) degree course at Teesside University provides studio-based learning that allows you to specialise in painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography and/or new media. You have open access to all media workshops to develop your personally defined project themes.


Your own studio space, lectures with established artists, art form specialisms, technical workshops and an international art gallery.

Develop your work as an artist from drawing to digital media, bookbinding to printmaking, screens to sculpture, canvases to community projects. We support all art forms – you have access to industry-standard technical workshops and are taught by practising artists and curators.

Career opportunities

Fine Art (Hons) (with Foundation Year) graduates move forward into an increasingly broad range of professional futures including postgraduate study in visual art at Teesside University (MA Fine Art) and education through Graduate Teacher Training and Recruitment, acquire sponsored fellowships and arts-based residencies (facilitated by DigitalCity and Tees Valley Arts), develop independent practice through locally based studio groups (Saltburn Artist Projects, Navigator North and Platform Arts), work as curators for gallery-based exhibitions (The Heritage Gallery and Python Gallery), take advantage of local and regional opportunities for additional professional development (a-n and Arts Council England, North East) and, as self-employed artists, become professional cultural practitioners.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Contextual Studies
  • Portfolio Project
  • Research and Analysis
  • Specialism Project
  • Thinking Through Drawing
  • Thinking Through Making
  • Curatorial Methods
  • Developing Studio Practice
  • Drawing and Printmaking
  • MIMA History of Art, Design & Architecture
  • Skills and Studio Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically 64-80 UCAS points including an appropriate subject. 
  • You are invited to bring a portfolio along on applicant days to show creative skills in art and design.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Middlesbrough

600 - 1000 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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Scholarships Information

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