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Course summary

Fine Art at Loughborough offers a vibrant, creative, and critical environment that explores the possibilities of contemporary fine art practice and theory. Through the medium of drawing, painting, sculpture and print, to photography, video and sound, digital media and interdisciplinary activities, students will develop an exciting and diverse body of work. A Fine Art degree references art history and visual culture, develops new critical connections between culture, society, politics and the environment, and provides students with professional, practical, intellectual, and transferable skills and employment opportunities. This studio-based course provides graduates with the confidence, experience and skills needed to become professional practitioners, or to pursue further postgraduate qualifications.

Modules

For a full list of areas studied, see the 'What You'll Study' section of the course page on our website.

Assessment method

There are a variety of assessment methods used across this course to measure progress. These include appraisal of individual studio practice, supporting research, documentation, academic essays, exhibition-making, portfolios, and the final-year dissertation.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W101
Institution code:
L79
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Loughborough accepts a wide range of qualifications for entry as outlined on our website www.lboro.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/getting-started/applying/entrance-requirements/ This information details the general requirements and should be read in conjunction with the information given for each course. Loughborough also accepts a wide range of international qualifications for entry as outlined on our website www.lboro.ac.uk/international/applicants/country/ Loughborough uses contextual data in the admissions process to provide insights into the context in which your academic qualifications have been achieved. This may influence the typical offers outlined in the information given for each course. www.lboro.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/getting-started/applying/contextual-data/

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/apply/entry-requirements/

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Applicants are selected on the basis of their UCAS application, a portfolio submission and an interview in order to assess academic potential beyond that provided as part of the application. An interview also gives applicants the opportunity to visit the Creative Arts, meet staff and students, see facilities and get an insight into what it is like to be a student at Loughborough.

Portfolio

Applicants are selected on the basis of their UCAS application, a portfolio submission and an interview in order to assess academic potential beyond that provided as part of the application. An interview also gives applicants the opportunity to visit the Creative Arts, meet staff and students, see facilities and get an insight into what it is like to be a student at Loughborough.


English language requirements

All applicants are required to demonstrate that they have an appropriate level of English language. For full details of the acceptable English language requirements see our website.

http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/applicants/english/


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
No data
Student satisfaction
75%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
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 £22000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £22000 Year 1

Additional fee information

While the cost of your tuition covers lots of things, it doesn’t cover everything. For instance this course doesn’t cover the cost of any stationery, printing, books or re-assessments which you might need.
Fine Art (with placement year) at Loughborough University - UCAS