BA (Hons) Fine Art

Course Name: BA (Hons) Fine Art
Qualification Level: 6
Apprenticeship: No
Part Time Course Option: No
Adult Course: Yes
Awarding Body: The Open University
Learning Provider: University Centre Somerset – Taunton Campus
Course Description:

The aim of the programme is to provide a challenging and stimulating education through contemporary fine art practice. The practical and theoretical nature of this education enables you to establish an artistic identity and to situate your artistic practice within the wider creative arts industries. We aim to equip you with a range of practical making skills along with the ability to analyse, and critically reflect upon, your visual outcomes. You will also develop your academic writing skills in contextual essay based assignments exploring visual culture themes. Equipped with professional skills along with many transferable skills, the graduating art student takes with them the ability to adapt creatively, think laterally, and to problem solve. In essence this empowers you to contribute to the changes and complexities of creative and contemporary life.