Painting BA (Full-time)London Metropolitan University
Painting BA (Full-time)
This degree provides an ideal opportunity to nurture your love of painting. You’ll study both abstract and figurative painting traditions during practical workshops with demonstrations by painters, technicians and conservators.
London Met was ranked seventh in the UK for fine art and photography by The Guardian's university league tables 2020.
With access to both life drawing classes and workshops, you’ll produce work in a range of mediums and develop a strong understanding of how painting crosses other media. Taught by painters who have exhibited internationally, you’ll also visit artist studios in London, painting shows across England and learn to understand exactly how drawing is fundamental to any painting practice.
You’ll explore oils, acrylics, watercolours and spray paint, and investigate how different paints are made. You’ll examine how contemporary painters use long-standing traditions in mark-making, processes and techniques, and consider colour theory as used in painting now and in the past.
In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:
- a minimum of grades BBC in three relevant A level subjects such as the arts, humanities and social sciences (or a minimum of 112 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification in relevant art and design subjects)
- a portfolio review
- GCSE English at grade C (grade 4)
We also accept mature students with diverse backgrounds and experiences, and encourage applications from international/EU students with equivalent qualifications.
For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.
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- Critical & Contextual Studies 1 (Art)
- Project Work 1
- Techniques: Fine Art
- Visual Intelligence
- Critical & Contextual Studies 2 (Art)
- Methods and Enquiry 1
- Professional Practice 1: Fine Art
- Project Work 2
- Critical & Contextual Studies 3: Dissertation (Art)
- Major Project
- Methods and Enquiry 2
- Professional Practice 2: Painting
Modules and module details are subject to change over time.
Scholarships & funding
Several scholarship options are available. Please visit the university website for more information.
- UK/EU Students: £9,250 per year
- International Students: £14,000 per year
Graduates of this course may go on to further research or study.
Graduates of this course choose to work in cultural institutions or commercial galleries as an artist, curator or consultant. There will be employment and self-employment opportunities in art/culture journalism, as well as in education.
About this institute
London Metropolitan University
Based in England’s historic capital city, London Metropolitan University has a rich history of education with its roots dating back to 1848. Taking its current form following a merger of two well-renowned universities in 2002, it offers a wide range...
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