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Fine Art with Foundation Year BA

Sheffield Hallam University

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Full-time | Main Site | 4 Years | 21-SEP-20
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  • Sandwich | Main Site | 5 Years | 21-SEP-20

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    A011

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    73rd

    4
  • Subject Ranking

    42nd

    8 (Art & Design)
  • Entry Standards

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    128

  • Graduate Prospects

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    62

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    4.27

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

**Course Summary*** Study your foundation year, then progress to the full degree.* Develop important art and design skills from the very first day.* Experiment with a variety of techniques and materials.* Undertake applied projects and explore different ways of working.This foundation year has been designed to encourage exploration and experimentation in art and design. You’ll learn to work confidently and creatively with a wide range of different materials. After completing your foundation, you’ll have the skills and knowledge you need for full honours degree study, and progress directly onto the BA Fine Art course.**How you learn**This course is part of the Sheffield Institute of Arts — our creative community within Sheffield Hallam.The course is suitable if you don’t meet the entry requirements for our BA/BSc Fine Art course, or you want extra preparation before starting degree-level study. You share the first year with other art and design foundation year students, then move on to the degree.The foundation year aims to embed the creative process, and provide contextual awareness of different art and design disciplines. You will work on self-directed and collaborative projects.You learn through* studio-based project work* assignments* workshops* critiques* lectures and seminars* self-directed study* presentations* field trips* group and individual tutorials

Entry Requirements

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  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
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Grades / Points

80

Details

This must include at least 32 points from at least one A level or equivalent BTEC National qualifications (to include a relevant subject, such as Art, Design and Technology, Textiles or Graphics). For example:* CDD at A Level with a grade C in a relevant subject.* MMP in BTEC Extended Diploma in a relevant subject.* A combination of qualifications which must include an A level grade C or BTEC grade M in a relevant subject and may include AS levels, EPQ and general studies.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

73rd

About this University

Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK's largest universities, set in the heart of Sheffield where one in ten residents are students. Offering a wide range of courses at all levels, the university prides itself on applied learning – with 24,000 placements a year in over 1,000 organisations like BBC, Sony, NHS and Rolls-Royce. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity.

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City Campus

Howard Street

Sheffield

S1 1WB

UNITED KINGDOM