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Creative Arts Practice and Creative Writing BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    WW20

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    94th

    9
  • Subject Ranking

    24th

    2 (Creative Writing)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    117

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    65

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    3.68

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

Experience a broad range of disciplines on this contemporary and creative degree.- Explore and innovate across disciplines. Study and practise two subject areas, with the option to specialise if you choose.- Take an entrepreneurial approach. Translate your practice into industry through opportunities to exhibit, perform and publish.- Learn from practising professionals. Your tutors are also visual artists, sculptors, designers, writers, sound artists and performers.Do you want to be an artist, designer, performer, writer or teacher – or create your own path by combining more than one artistic profession?On this contemporary creative arts course, you'll gain a practical grounding in a range of disciplines including sculpture, ceramics, drawing, painting, textiles, live art and graphic arts, before specialising in one or two disciplines of your choice. You can choose from a wealth of optional first year practical modules that will introduce you to printmaking, photography, performance, sound, video and word – to build your own unique course of study.The creative writing section of the course is challenging, exciting, and versatile. Here, you can expect a professional level of tuition – and we expect a professional level of commitment and achievement from you in return. Employability is central to the writing programme. Both individually and in groups, you'll prepare for the writing/creative industry career of your choice.You’ll benefit from support and encouragement from dedicated staff who are practitioners in their specialist fields. You’ll also have access to the School of Art and Design’s superb facilities and excellent technical staff.**Combined Honour Awards**At Bath Spa University many of our undergraduate programmes can be combined, so you don’t have to limit yourself to one subject. If you choose to study a combined award then in Year One you’ll start by studying both subjects in equal depth, then from Year Two you can choose whether to continue with an equally joint course, or a Major/Minor route.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

CCC

Details

A Level grades CCC including Grade C in Art & Design or related subjects and Grade C in English Literature preferred. Applicants will be invited to interview and will be required to bring high quality portfolio.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

94th

About this University

Bath Spa University offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in all that its teaching and research facilities have to offer, with courses in art, design, performance, music and media, education, humanities, science and business. The university is based in the vibrant and beautiful UNESCO-listed city of Bath, with its origins dating back 167 years to the Bath School of Art.

Address

Main Site

Newton Park

Bath

BA2 9BN

UNITED KINGDOM