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Fine Art Drawing (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
London, United Kingdom
The BA Fine Art Drawing (Hons) at the University of the Arts London (UAL) teaches drawing as an extension of thinking. You will develop your understanding of the subject in relation to wider issues in art. The course encourages you to look at how drawing is used in other disciplines such as architecture, choreography, mathematics and science.
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What you can expect

  • To use drawing as an end in itself, but also for exploring other modes of art practice like film, installation, performance and sculpture
  • To look at how drawing is used in disciplines outside art. For example medicine, architecture and dance choreography
  • To organise external projects. This will help you learn professional skills and develop a better understanding of the context of your work
  • Cross-course crits and tutorials. Second year activities and exhibitions will give you a chance to discuss your work with other students on the Fine Art programme at Camberwell
  • To take part in an external exhibition. This will be with students from across Camberwell's BA Fine Art programme
  • A Fine Art lecture series. This is for all Camberwell undergraduate students studying Drawing, Painting, Photography and Sculpture
Taught studio sessions that compliment students’ work on:
  • Drawing and the body - an exploration of the body as object and subject on the page and in real space
  • Life drawing
  • Linear perspective and orthographic projection drawing. Using measurement to translate objects and spaces into lines


Graduates of the BA Fine Art Drawing (Hons) at the University of the Arts London (UAL) have had success working as part of collectives, showing in gallery and museum exhibitions and gaining prestigious residencies in places such as Frieze Art Fair, Venice Biennale, Palais de Tokyo, Skowhegan and Kolla Festival Luxembourg.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Introduction to BA Fine Art Drawing, Painting, Photography and Sculpture
  •  Defining the subject - What is drawing
  • Critical context and reflective practice
  •  Exploring subject possibilities - Drawing systems
  • Options - Extended contexts
  •  Presentation and exhibition
  •  Defining a context for your work
  •  Presentation, collaboration and development

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Entry requirements

  • 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
  • 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

  • International

    22920 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22920 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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