Fine Art

University of Cumbria

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Our interdisciplinary, studio-based Fine Art course will enable you to develop your ideas into an exciting and fulfilling creative practice, while you become an ambitious and confident maker. You’ll acquire and hone your skills across all the Fine Art disciplines of painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography (both wet and dry) and digital media. And forget having to book space – we provide you with impressive, bespoke studios so you can create your very own adaptable and readily available space for your ambitious work. Why Choose University of Cumbria

  • 90% overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018)
  • Easy access to fabrication facilities in metal, wood, ceramic, as well as print studios, dark rooms and audio/visual labs.
  • Deepen your historical, theoretical and critical understanding of Fine Art
  • Develop your own practice based on themes that you’re passionate about
  • All lecturers are practicing artists – many are world-renowned
  • Every chance to master a full range of art disciplines to develop your own unique style
  • Develop an ambitious portfolio of work to impress a wide range of future employers
  • Develop entrepreneurial skills – including self-employment and marketing - essential for real-world success
  • Small class sizes, so we get to know you as an individual and help you to flourish.
  • Encouraged to exhibit locally and nationally throughout our undergraduate career, create and run your own space in Carlisle, visit galleries of note nationally and internationally.
Former students have stepped into senior roles in national and international museums and galleries, in the private sector and creative industries or are self-employed artists after graduating with us. Many of our graduates move forward into postgraduate education. So, start your success story with our Fine Art degree that’ll help you make a significant contribution to the artistic and cultural landscape. To see more examples of work done on the course, why not check us out on social media?

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeW100
Institution code C99
Campus nameCarlisle - Brampton Road
Campus codeB

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 - 112 points
A level CCC - BBC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM - DMM
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits M: 30 credits 60 credits, 45 must be graded at Level 3
Scottish Higher BBCC - ABBB

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Fine Art at University of Cumbria - UCAS