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Fine Art and Art History BA (Hons)

Kingston University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    WV1H

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    93rd

    2
  • Subject Ranking

    16th

    3 (Art & Design)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    177

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    61

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.25

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– 100 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DHLE 2016/17). – Kingston was ranked ninth in the UK (out of 72) for Art (Guardian University League Tables, 2019). – Kingston University is an associate of the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), so you’ll receive free membership and access to seminars and events.**About this course**This course combines a creative studio environment with the rigorous study of visual images. It will support your development as an artist and your engagement with visual and material culture. Through technical and studio-based workshops you’ll build confidence and competence in your practice. You’ll produce work for a portfolio, exhibition and review, and have the chance to exhibit your work. This course offers a critical approach to the study of fine art. You’ll analyse visual and textual material, environments, objects, artifacts, and their cultural, historical, and political contexts. Through a guided research project you’ll examine an art history theme in depth and complete a dissertation.

Entry Requirements

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UCAS Tariff

Grades / Points

112

Details

The preferred entry route for this course is for applicants to be taking an Art & Design Foundation Diploma, or the recognised equivalent.Applicants will need a minimum of 112 tariff points from recognised level 3 qualifications.Plus GCSE (A*–C or comparable numeric scores under the newly reformed GCSE gradings): five subjects including English and Maths (Key Skills Level 2 may be used in lieu of GCSE English and Maths).Offers will be made on the basis of your UCAS application, portfolio of work and interview for selected applicants.You will be notified by email giving you advice about how to upload your online portfolio, once we have received your application.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

93rd

About this University

Kingston University has an excellent record for teaching quality, aiming to develop potential, transform lives and improve the world around. Students have a choice of topics that reflect their interests and the demands of a modern workplace. Four teaching campuses are located in and around Kingston upon Thames, which is a lively, student-friendly riverside town just 30 minutes away by train from the capital.

Address

Main Site

Yorkon Building

Kingston University Kingston upon Thames

London

KT2 7LB

UNITED KINGDOM