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Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    W190

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    72nd

    10
  • Subject Ranking

    13th

    3 (Art & Design)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    185

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    57

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.06

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

This degree aims to equip you with creative, interpretive, critical and analytical skills, so that you can participate in and contribute to the expanding field of contemporary art. **Why study BA Fine Art at Goldsmiths?**- You'll make and study contemporary art in a dynamic, critical and interdisciplinary environment. - We'll equip you with the skills that will help you develop independent thought and confidence in your practice, as well as transferable skills suitable for employment in the creative industries. - You'll have your own studio space from day one, and will have access to excellent facilities including specialist art practice areas. - All staff on the programme are practising artists, curators and writers, here to respond to the work that you make and to help you understand how it contributes to, and challenges, the critical debates that exist in the study area and beyond. - Since 1990, former Goldsmiths students have been nominated for the Turner Prize more than 30 times, and have won the prize on 8 occasions.Please note the BA Fine Art only accepts applications for first year entry.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Grades / Points

EEE–BBB

Details

Successful completion of three A-levels, or an equivalent qualification.PLUS successful completion of an Art and Design Foundation diploma and portfolio of work.OR Successful completion of a Foundation diploma, BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design (completed by the end of the academic year preceding entry).Please note, students applying directly from A-Levels who have not completed an Art and Design Foundation or BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design will not be eligible for this programme.After submitting your application you'll be asked to upload a portfolio and essay online. If selected for interview, you'll be asked to bring along a portfolio of recent work and an essay. Mature students without formal qualifications who have relevant experience are also welcomed.

University information

University Ranking

72nd

About this University

Goldsmiths, University of London has an academic legacy stretching back to 1891, providing a rich heritage in the arts and creative disciplines, and subjects from the humanities and social sciences to computing. With an established history of seeing the world differently, students at Goldsmiths are encouraged to challenge preconceptions and traditional subject boundaries, and are supported in exploring new ideas.

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Goldsmiths, University of London

New Cross

London

SE14 6NW

UNITED KINGDOM