What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
AAB - including no more than two A levels from art and design, design and technology, drama and theatre studies, film studies, fine art, textiles and photography
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers95%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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This flexible course offers a wide range of modules, covering topics from the Renaissance to the present day, allowing you to tailor studies to your particular interests. You will be taught by experts who are active researchers and curators as well as dedicated teachers. Field trips to local, national and international institutions are integrated into the course to give you a hands-on learning experience. You will have access to acclaimed exhibitions on campus at the prestigious Djanogly Art Gallery. Our Arts Professional Placement module will give you the opportunity to enhance your employability and develop professional skills as part of your degree.
Year 1: Introduction to art history 1; introduction to art history 2. Optional modules: The courts of northern Italy; Italian art in the age of Caravaggio; inventing French art (from the renaissance to Louis XIV); art and power (Paris 1937); modernism and America; Matisse, Picasso, Duchamp. Year 2: International study. Optional modules: Art and reform in renaissance Germany; Spanish art (the age of Velazquez); British romantic art; work and play in modern art; futurism; installation art. Year 3: Images of the city (renaissance Venice and its visual identity 1450-1570); from the Bastille to the Eiffel Tower (a cultural and architectural history of Paris 1789-1889); landscape in Britain since 1800; European avant-garde film; performance art; photographing America.
A world-leading University attracting some of the brightest minds from the UK and abroad to study on vibrant campuses here, and internationally. Surrounded by an amazing city, University of Nottingham students have an incredible time making friends and getting the best education. The University is ranked in the top 1% of all universities worldwide.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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