Fine Art - with pathways in Applied Arts and Curating

BA Single Honours or Combined Honours - Undergraduate Degree

3 years full-time or 6 years part-time

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The programme aims to equip you with critical, professional and practical art skills which will allow you to compete in the art world and creative industries. The programme seeks to support both traditional making skills and developments in new media, with an emphasis on developing a broad range of transferrable skills. The programme is designed to facilitate your ambition within a flexible structure, whereby you can specialise in one area or combine expertise.

The programme aims to produce graduates who are highly competent, confident and creative practitioners who will be able to make a positive contribution to society. A key feature of the programme is that it is designed to recognise individual achievements and career aspirations through the choice of exit award pathways:

  • Fine Art
  • Fine Art: Applied Arts
  • Fine Art: Curating
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The Programme is housed on two sites; Augustine Arts Centre and the Sidney Cooper Studios:

The Augustine Arts Centre has facilities to support:

  • Sculpture: woodworking, metalworking, welding, forging, modelling, casting, carving, glasswork, textiles
  • Ceramics: hand-building, throwing, glass, kiln-firing, Raku
  • Printmaking: etching, silkscreen, lino-cut
  • Digital Art: Mac room with Adobe Creative Suite installed, still      cameras, DV cameras, tablets, scanners, projectors
  • Individual studio spaces for single honours levels 5 and 6

External working area including the Vardo Project Space – an original Romany caravan used for micro-exhibitions, installations, readings and other events

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The  Sidney Cooper Studios has facilities to support:

  • Painting: oil painting and other 2-D media, canvas construction and      priming, framing
  • Digital Art: Macs with Adobe Creative Suite installed (awaiting      installation)
  • Individual studio spaces for single honours levels 5 and 6

 

Further information

Please contact the Art Team:

Email: art.admin@canterbury.ac.uk |

Phone: 01277 785990