Visual Arts

Visual art students

Bachelor of Visual Arts

Three years full time
UAC code: 513290

The Bachelor of Visual Arts is a hands-on degree focused on developing the conceptual, theoretical and technical skills you need to succeed as a practising artist or in a range of careers in the creative industries.

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E12 ATAR (or equivalent IB score): Entry to this course is based on portfolio, applicant statement and ATAR.

Selection criteria:
Entry to this course is based on portfolio, applicant statement and ATAR.


Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Advanced Studies

Four years full time
UAC code: 513295

This is a combined degree offered by Sydney College of the Arts. In addition to completing one of the Bachelor of Visual Arts’ hands-on studio specialisations, in your final year the Bachelor of Advanced Studies degree will enable you to undertake a substantial final-year project. It builds on the skills and knowledge developed in the Bachelor of Visual Arts. You also complete a major, creating a study profile that reflects your expertise in a range of disciplines.

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E12 ATAR (or equivalent IB score): Entry to this course is based on portfolio, applicant statement and ATAR.

Selection criteria:
Entry to this course is based on portfolio, applicant statement and ATAR.


Faculty support

  • E12 Hotline, open mid-January, to assist with enrolment enquiries.
  • Mentoring programme
  • $250 first-year material levy waiver
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MCA