This hands-on degree is focused on providing you with the conceptual, theoretical and technical skills you need to succeed as a practising artist or in a range of careers in the creative industries.
Bachelor of Advanced Studies
You can also choose to combine your Bachelor of Visual Arts degree with the Bachelor of Advanced Studies. In the Bachelor of Advanced Studies, you can complete a second major, combine studies from a range of disciplines, undertake advanced coursework, and get involved in cross-disciplinary community, professional, research or entrepreneurial project work.
It offers a wide range of electives in contemporary art and a number of studio specialisations. You will be encouraged to work across disciplinary boundaries to realise your ideas, and you"ll gain a thorough grounding in the skills and history of your chosen specialisation.
You will be taught by practising artists, writers, and curators, and benefit from their extensive professional experience and arts industry networks. A strong theory and history component hones your research and critical skills so you can develop your creative projects to their full potential. Your studies will be supported by technical facilities, workshops and digital laboratories.
You can study the Bachelor of Visual Arts as a three-year full-time course or a six-year part-time course. Our flexible course structure allows you to build a course in contemporary art that is adapted to your personal strengths and aspirations.