36 months
13000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The BA Fine Art (Hons) course at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) offers a broad-based experience of contemporary art practice so you can explore your ideas through studio work in your own studios.

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The BA Fine Art (Hons) course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)  trains you to work as creative practitioners as well as offering numerous transferable skills, which can be utilised in the creative industries and beyond. We’ll encourage you to create art which is experimental and innovative.


This course will train you to work as a creative practitioner. Our graduates pursue careers as artists in the UK and abroad.

These include arts residencies, community arts, animation, graphic design, museums and galleries, web design, arts education, photography, professional arts organisations, theatre set design, illustration, curatorship, film post-production and prop making.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Image and Context - Research Methods & Project Development
  •  Experimental Studies
  •  Investigating Contemporary Practice
  • The Creative Practitioner
  • Drawing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 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

  • UCAS: 96-112 points at A2
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: MMM-DMM
  • BTEC Diploma: DD-D*D*
  • Pass Access Course: 96-112 UCAS points
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Pass including 96-112 points from Higher Level subjects
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5
  • GCSEs: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths and English or equivalent
  • Applicants are required to attend a selection day when they will be interviewed with a portfolio- you will be sent an email by our Admissions Office asking you to book onto a selection day event.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

UK Part Time £1540 per 20 credits

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 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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