University of Northampton

University of Northampton

Fine Art

The course enables artists to evaluate and develop their creative practice. It develops theoretical underpinning, critical thinking and independent arts practice to a professional level. The course facilitates critical debate between artists working in and across the media and visual traditions including painting, photography, digital imaging, printmaking, sculpture, installation and site specific art. Students are introduced to, and apply knowledge of, contemporary art practices and theoretical debate and issues.

Entry requirements

Applicants normally have an Honours degree with a 1st or upper 2nd classification in fine art. Exceptionally other candidates are considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English may be required to demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods in the arts; fine art practice and documentation; interfacings; fine art and postmodern practice; fine art practice and context; independent study in the arts; exploring the myths; research project.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed in both theory and practice by assignment, examination, portfolio submission and exhibition.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Avenue Campus Northampton NN2 6JD East Midlands

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