Fine Art at Hertford Regional College - UCAS

Course summary

Fine Art is the making and study of visual art. It educates and prepares students to become artists and to follow other practices that are aligned with the making of art. The curriculum is centred on the individual student’s potential and imagination. The HND Fine Art offers a new approach to art & design bringing greater emphasis to the professions and opportunities within the creative industries. This multi-disciplinary course will allow students to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to work within one of the most dynamic and growing areas of the global economy. Recognising the diversity of roles within the creative industries, and the need for both specialist technical skills and broad employability skills, the course embeds this range of skills through 2D, 3D and 4D workshops in our industry standard studios. Supported by individual and group tutorials you will develop a confident and self-directed practice. Alongside workshops you will have the opportunity to work with practitioners, take part in visits and live briefs, and exhibit your work professionally in our contemporary art gallery.


Year 1 • Professional Development • Contextual Studies • Individual Project • Techniques & Processes • Media Practices • Material Practices • Photographic Practices • Printmaking Year 2 • Professional Practice • Applied Practice Collaborative Project • Advanced Art Practice Studies • Conceptual Practice • Material Selection & Specification • Jewellery Design

Assessment method

Your work will be continually assessed throughout the course. Through 1:1 tutorials you will be given feedback and guidance throughout the different stages of the projects. The final assessment will depend upon the particular module being studied. Typical assessment methods include assignments; portfolios; and presentations.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

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Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Students will need to obtain a basic Art Kit, (we will advise specifically what this should include; Sketch books , a selection of drawing and painting materials), the total initial average cost will be approximately £80.00.
Fine Art at Hertford Regional College - UCAS