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Course summary

Overview Fine Art is at the forefront of cultural production, exploring new terrain and challenging existing ideas. By entering the community of artists at Worcester you will become part of this momentum and be given the support and encouragement needed to extend your creative work and ideas into new and unexplored areas. Studying Fine Art requires a sense of adventure and an ability to accommodate and embrace the unpredictable. The course will work for all of you when you meet the challenges you face with personal drive and intellectual curiosity. The program is structured by four module strands - Making, Research, Exhibition and Site – which together help you generate a coherent, unique and professional Fine Art practice that will prepare you for working in the arts and well-being sectors or pursuing postgraduate study. Fine Art is exciting and rewarding and your degree here will take you deeper into the subject that you already have a passion for. We envisage that hat is now an academic pursuit for you all will in the future become a way of life. Key features

  • Develop a bespoke studio practice in drawing, painting, print-making, sculpture, performance, installation, film or photography.
  • Study as part of a community of artists with specialist workshop, exhibition and making spaces at The Art House.
  • Attend lectures and be given tutorials by internationally renowned artists
  • Exhibit your work in the Art House galleries and Pitt Studio in Worcester
  • Celebrate your achievements with your peers and industry professionals at the final year Degree Show at The Art House.
  • 100% overall student satisfaction for Fine Art in the NSS 2015 and 2016.
Learn more about the course at our Open Days Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester. Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days Why the University of Worcester? The University of Worcester is a close-knit and high-achieving community where students are supported to succeed at every level. The University is a truly inclusive place where every person counts as an individual. From designing imaginative facilities to providing practical support and tailored learning, we strive to help people of all backgrounds and abilities to achieve their own rich potential. We work hard to break down barriers and provide opportunities for all. Recent University of Worcester achievements
  • Shortlisted for Times Higher Education’s University of the Year in 2016, 2019 and 2020
  • Top 5 in the UK for Quality Education in Times Higher Education’s University Impact Rankings 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022
  • Sustainability Institution of the Year in the Green Gown Awards 2019
  • Top 10 for Sustained Employment - Longitudinal Educational Outcomes survey (2017)

Modules

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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W100
Institution code:
W80
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

Interview


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
74%
Student satisfaction
65%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
Go onto work and study

The student satisfaction data is from students surveyed during the Covid-19 pandemic. The number of student respondents and response rates can be important in interpreting the data – it is important to note your experience may be different from theirs. This data will be based on the subject area rather than the specific course. Read more about this data on the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Fine Art at University of Worcester - UCAS