Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course combines two distinct but related areas, enabling you to realise your creative potential in fine art while developing the critical, historical and creative approaches necessary to understand the cultures of contemporary art in particular. This combined approach provides the skills and subject knowledge needed for careers in the visual arts and the creative industries.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Art Foundation Diploma
  • Portfolio
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • Tariff 112
  • International Baccalaureate 27
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Certificate
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • CRB check required

Key Course Information

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81% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 68%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 74%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 80%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

77% Go on to work and/or study

In work 71
Studying 3
Studying and working 3
Unemployed 5
Unknown 17

30% Total study time lectures

Total Coursework: 100%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation