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South Gloucestershire and Stroud College

Fine Art

UCAS Code: G2S6

Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

64

64 UCAS points from a variety of Level 3 qualifications

67%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

2years

Full-time | 2019

This degree in Fine Art is taught at our Bristol School of Art, which was established in 1858.

Bristol School of Art is located in a beautiful area, right in the city centre of student life. There are lots of opportunities for students
to get involved within the wider artisitic community. Bristol is one of the leading creative cities and has just been voted one
of the best student cities in the UK. This degree offers students the chance to engage with contemporary fine art practice and its relationship to the broader
cultural and creative industries. Students will have the opportunity to experiment and specialise in a range of different media including printmaking, painting, drawing, sculpture, lens-based processes, installation, 3D processes (including ceramics), performance, photography, digital processes, film and sound.

The degree is built around taught workshops, independent studio/workshop activities, seminars, tutorials and lectures. It requires students
to engage with research and written work as well as design and making. It is a very practical degree and students' work is assessed via practical and course work. There are no formal written examinations. The Foundation Degree is a qualification in its own right and is equivalent to the first 2 years of a degree. Most of our students progress onto our 1 year programme to complete their full degree.

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Tuition fees

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England
£7,500
per year
EU
£7,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,500
per year
Scotland
£7,500
per year
Wales
£7,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Queens Road

Department:

Art and Design

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