University of Dundee

Degree level: Undergraduate

Art & Philosophy

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Course summary

Art & Philosophy brings together Fine Art at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design and Philosophy at the School of Humanities. You will be taught by artists of international standing and by respected practising philosophers. The Philosophy section of the course will introduce you to advanced philosophical approaches towards contemporary issues in politics, ethics, art, film, literature and the sciences. You will have the freedom to explore and develop your own interests, at your own pace, building strong foundations for a successful career in the creative industries. You are free to explore a wide range of mediums using our high quality studio spaces to support your practice. These include:

  • painting
  • sculpture - including clay, plaster, metal, ceramics, and bronze casting
  • woodworking - from picture framing to complex sculptural constructions
  • printmaking - including etching, screenprint, lithography, and photographic processes
  • photography - darkrooms for analogue photography and media labs for digital editing
  • film - green screen studio for film and photography
  • installation
  • performance
  • sound - sound studios
  • Digital Makers suite for 3D and laser-cutting
We offer opportunities to exhibit your work as you progress, culminating in our Degree Show in the final year. Philosophy modules introduce you to advanced philosophical approaches towards contemporary issues within art, ethics, film, literature, technology, and the sciences.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
WV15
Institution code:
D65
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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

https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/art-philosophy/#info-entry-requirements

Additional entry requirements

Interview

In some cases an interview may also be required.

Portfolio

All applicants must also submit a comprehensive portfolio of art/design/creative work. Find out more on the University website (https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/how-to-apply/art-philosophy-portfolio/).


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
EU £19500 Year 1
International £19500 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

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